Saint Hercules and Other Stories



London: the Fleuron Ltd., 1927.

By Martin Armstrong. Printed by Oliver Simon at the Curwen Press. Number 182 of 310 copies printed on Zanders hand-made paper. 11.5 X 7.75 ins. viii, 65 pp.Backed in black cloth with paper covered boards after a design by Paul Nash. Gilt spine titling. Frontispiece and 4 line blocks with stencilled watercolours through the pochoir process. This was Nash’s first outing with pochoir which he perfected at the Curwen Press in his “Urne Burial and the Garden of Cyrus”. A near fine copy with previous owner’s bookplate on front paste-down.

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