Gill, Eric (illustrator), Glue and Lacquer, Four Cautionary Tales Translated from The Chinese by Harold Acton & Lee Yi-Hsieh, preface by Arthur Waley, 1941, Ordinaries limited edition No.89/350, The Golden Cockerel Press, rough cut end papers, full gilt tooled tan leather binding with Chinese characters, inner marbled boards. The artist's last illustrated book completed in the last week of his life while in hospital and then engraved by his son in law Denis Tegetmeier

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