The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus.
The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus. The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus. The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus. The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus. The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus. The Wisdom of Jesus, The Son of Sirach, Commonly Called Ecclesiasticus.
£4,750.00
Chelsea: Ashendene Press. 1932.

Quarto. Original orange limp vellum, spine lettered in gilt, orange ties, edges untrimmed. Original Cockerell paper-covered slipcase.
First Ashendene edition, one of 328 copies printed in red and black Subiaco type on Batchelor handmade paper; a further 25 were printed on vellum. "Booksellers continually declare the Ashendene Ecclesiasticus to be the finest book from the private presses... A. D. Power stated 'in my humble opinion it is one of the most satisfactory of the books of the Press'" (Colin Franklin, The Private Presses, p. 60).