lucina Sine Concubitu



Waltham St. Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1930.

A Letter Humbly address’d to the Royal Society; in Which Is Proved by Most Incontestable Evidence, drawn from Reason and Practice, That a Woman May Conceive…without any Commerce with Man. Number 112 of 500 copies set in 12 pt. Caslon Old Face type and printed on English hand-made paper. 12mo. 6.75 X 4.25 ins. iv, 43 pp. Quarter parchment with styilised nude female figure in repeat pattern paper over boards after a design by the artist. Gilt title on spine. T.E.G., others uncut. 3 engravings on copper by Hester Sainsbury. Bookplate of Pamela & Raymond Lister on front paste-down. A near fine copy.

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