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Sevin Seydi Rare Books

Early printing, classical antiquity. English and European literature before 1860. Philosophy and language.

Façade·an entertainment ·the poems by Edith Sitwell ·the music by William Walton


4to (312x240 mm), xxxix, 111 p., frontispiece and section-title designs by John Piper, reproductions of two sketches for set designs for the ballet by John Armstrong, publisher’s black quarter-morocco, back lettered gilt, sides and endpapers by Piper, acetate dustjacket, with 7-inch EP of the original 1929 recording of Constant Lambert and Edith Sitwell speaking and Walton conducting, together in original black buckram solander box.