Shakespeare and Company, Paris, 1928
8th Edition, 10th Printing.
Small 4to. Finely bound in later full green morocco by Kennys Bindery of Galway, Ireland. Spine with raised bands with lettering, rules and decoration in gilt. Gaelic Harp emblem to front cover and spine in gilt. All edges rough trimmed. A beautiful book, notwithstanding slight age-toning to pages, in a superlative binding.
Loosely inserted publisher's ex-libris label and Joyce ephemera comprising a page of stamps illustrated with Joyce's portrait and a postcard reproduction of Man Ray's famous photograph of Joyce taken in 1922, the year Ulysses was first published.
The legendary novel set on the day that Joyce first walked out with Nora Barnacle, 16th June 1904.