The Sorrows of Priapus. Edward Dahlberg, Ben Shahn.

The Sorrows of Priapus

New York: New Directions, 1957. Shahn, Ben. First edition. Hardcover. 119 pages. 27 x 18.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 8 of 150 on mould-made Arches paper, signed by Edward Dahlberg and Ben Shahn -- with a full-page lithograph by Shahn laid-in, and forty drawing in the text. The author calls this work "a fable and not natural history......the polestar of the writer is a legendary work....." Orig. gilt vellum lettered in gilt. Fine in fine slipcase. Item #19165

Price: $250.00

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