The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche. Re-Told By Walter Pater from "The Golden Ass" of Lucius Apuleius.

By: Walter Pater [Lusius Apuleius]

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64 pgs. Near Fine condition cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to front and spine, clean, bright, unmarked. Rust colored cloth with matching text block edges. Very slight trace of rubbing to cloth at corners. Without slipcase or hourglass pamphlet. Illustrated frontis and five additional full page color illustrations by Edmund Dulac. Special edition by The Limited Editions Club for the George Macy Companys, Inc. Recounts the story as first set down by Lucius Apuleius in his "Transformations" (The Golden Ass), re-told by Walter Pater in his novel "Marius the Epicurean". The Prologue: How Marius Came Upon "The Golden Ass". The Story: The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche. #2404.

Title: The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche. Re-Told By Walter Pater from "The Golden Ass" of Lucius Apuleius.

Author Name: Walter Pater [Lusius Apuleius]

Illustrator: Edmund Dulac

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Edition: No Additional Printings Indicated

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press, Limited Editions Club: 1951

Binding: Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: Small 4to., 6.5 x10 Inches

Seller ID: 2404

Keywords: The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche, Lucius Apuleis, Walter Pater, The Golden Ass, Limited Editions Club, Heritage Press, Edmund Dulac, Illustrated, Marius, Lucius, Venus, Pamphile, 1951, Cupid, Psyche, Eros, Greek Mythology, Roman Mythology, Thessaly, Star-Crossed Lovers,