Publisher: The Arthur Wesley Dow Association, Los Angeles
Description: Hardcover with library binding. Unpaginated. 15" long x 12" wide. Ex-library copy.
Condition: Covers show wear. Spine caps rubbed and frayed. Corners bumped and frayed. Shelf label on the spine. Library label and a card pocket on the inside front cover. Library label on the front free page. Table-of-contents page has a 2 inch closed tear at the bottom. Every plate has the library name stamped on the back and some plates show some light bleed-through of this stamp but only in the margins. "Thor, The God of Thunder" is missing. "Peering Eyes", "The Ant and the Grasshopper" and "Night and Morning" have a two inch closed tear at the bottom which only affect the margins and not the print.
Dust Jacket: None as published.
Contents: This book is a portfolio of ten wood-block prints by seven Los Angeles women artists. The plates illustrate two works by Lord Dunsany, "When the Gods Slept" and "Night and Morning." List of plates and artists:
The Gates of Pegana - Louise Guthrie
Of What Avail is it That We Be Gods - Lucille Brown
The Three Yozis - Beatrice P. Rand
Fear That Sits Behind the Trees - Annie C. B. McPhail
Soft Feet Pattering - Louise Guthrie
Peering Eyes - Lucille Brown
Night and Morning - Michi Hashimoto
Siegfried - Lucille Brown
Thor, The God of Thunder - Helen Catlin
The Ant and the Grasshopper - Margaret Gilmore