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First edition:

ROBERT GRAVES | [2 lines in rose:] CYNICS AND | ROMANTICS | with a wood engraving by | ROBERT TILLEARD | [in rose:] [cut of woman] | SIDCOT | The Gruffyground Press | 1989

Collation: 4 leaves folded to make 8 pages, unsigned, sewn at centre.

p. [1] CYNICS AND | ROMANTICS; p. [2] blank; p. [3] title-page; p. [4] copyright notice; pp. [5] – [6] text; p. [7] blank; p. [8] Designed and printed by Sebastian Carter at | the Rampant Lion Press, Cambridge | for the publisher, Anthony Baker | of the Gruffyground Press, Landram, Sidcot, | Winscombe, Somerset. | The type is Palatino, the text paper | is handmade Fabriano Umbria Gialetto, | and the cover is mould-made | coquelicot Canson Mi-Tientes. | The wood engraving has been printed from the original block. | This edition is limited to 150 copies | and this is copy number | [number written in] | [signature of Robert Tilleard].

19.9 × 12.6 cm. Bulk: 0.1 cm. Cream Fabriano Umbria handmade paper. Sewn with red thread into a red mould-made coquelicot Canson Mi-Tientes paper covers, printed in black on front: ROBERT GRAVES | CYNICS AND | ROMANTICS | The Gruffyground Press

Price: £12.00. Number of copies: 150. Published in 1989.

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