Utinam: A Glimmering of Goddesses. William ARKWRIGHT, Glyn Philpot.

Utinam: A Glimmering of Goddesses

London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1917. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in grey decorative dust jacket printed in blue, blue topstain; xv,[3],120pp.; title page printed in red and black within typographically decorative border; color frontispiece, 6 plates with printed tissue guards. A few very short closed tears to jacket extremities and spine ends, minor blemish to upper panel, some offsetting to endpapers, else a Fine, mostly unopened copy in Very Good, scarce jacket. Original receipt from the historic department store L. Bamberger & Co., Newark, NJ, accomplished in manuscript, laid in; with their price sticker ($.25) on rear pastedown. Fantastical and beautifully illustrated novel-cum-Grecian myth set shortly before the ongoing Great War, much disparaged in the author's preface.

Price: $250.00

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