Another Cuala Press Title

A 1925 title this time, translated Irish love poetry.

Lovers Bitter Sweet, translations from the Irish poets of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.Robin Flower, 1925 8vo, pp.[viii],35[1], colophon, The Cuala Press, Dublin, 1925.

One of 500 copies handset in Caslon Old Face and printed in red and black on Saggert Mills hand-made paper. Woodcut title-page vignette by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats. Blue paper-covered boards titled in black on the front, linen back with printed spine label. Small owners name “Pat”, on frontis page in blue boards and cream cloth, no jacket, some wear & scuffing to boards, text not effected good plus-scarce item.

It has a little newspaper cutout enclosed, advance notification of the work in preparation.


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