Benito Cereno /
with pictures by E. McKnight Kauffer.
|Main Creator:||Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.|
|Published / Created:||
London : The Nonesuch press, 1926.
Title vignette; head-piece; tail-piece.
"The text of this edition of 'Benito Cereno', illustrated by E. McKnight Kauffer, is reproduced from that of the first (1856) edition of "The piazza tales." It is printed in thw Walbaum type with the pictures hand-coloured through stencils at the Curwen press upon Van Gelder paper. This is no. 71 of 1650 copies printed for sale in England and America."
Reprinted from Piazza Tales, l856.
Physical description: 122 p. : ill., col ; 31 cm.