Merthyr-Tydfil: Cyheddwyd Ac Ar Werth Gan J. Davis, 1852. First Edition. Leather bound. 483pp. Duodecimo [17 cm] Full grained black calf with blind stamped borders to front and rear board. Blind stamped bands on backstrip. Title gilt stamped on backstrip. Light blue endsheets and pastedowns. Marbled fore edge. Near fine. Light rubbing to corners. Item #13192
Translated, edited and printed by John Davis in 1851. Originally serialized in 31 parts and mailed to 1,500 subscribers of the Davis Welsh periodical, "Udgorn Seion". The remaining unsold sheets were bound and sold. 3,500 copies printed. An unusually nice copy of this early translation. Jacobs 544.B. Crawley 689. Flake/Draper 747. Auerbach 1200. Sabin 83146.