The confessions of S. Augustine: in ten books.

OE BR65.A63 C6E6 1900 xxvi, 346, [1] p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Title within ornamental borders; ornamented initials. Title page in red and black ink. Bound in publisher's velucent binding by Cedric Chivers. "The two human figures, lettering, and the areas with the purple background were painted on paper, then covered with transparent vellum. Other elements were then added on top of the vellum--such as the round, pink mother-of-pearl shell in the "C," the gold lines, and gold squares around the two figures." --Publisher's note. "This edition is limited to four hundred copies, printed for sale in England, of which this copy is no. 227." " ... printed on Arnold and Foster's unbleached handmade paper. The illustrations have been designed by Mr. Paul Woodroffe and engraved upon wood by Miss Clemence Housman, by whom the title-page has also been engraved from the design of Mr. Lawrence Housman."--Publishers note.

Main Author: Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo.
Other Authors: Woodroffe, Paul, ill., Housman, Clemence, ill., Housman, Lawrence., Chivers, Cedric, Book designer.
Language: English
Published: London : Kegan Paul, Trench Trübner & Co. Ltd. 1900
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