1939 – THE IMPENETRABLE SECRET – MISCELLANEOUS ANTIQUITIES – NUMBER FIFTEEN
THE IMPENETRABLE SECRET – PROBABLY INVENTED BY HORACE WALPOLE – AN EXPLANATION OF THE SECRET. WITH A NOTE ON THE ORIGINAL BY W. S. LEWIS
Privately Printed, Farmington, CT, 1939 – “One hundred copies were printed for Wilmarth Sheldon Lewis in November, 1939, by Edmund Thompson at Hawthorne House, Windham, CT” 16 page booklet measuring about 3 1/4 inches by about 5 1/4 inches – the postscript pages 13-16 are laid in. In broken slipcase (only front and rear boards remain), but with the fold-over case, included are the ten cards printed on both sides (one side black the other red) with poems of wisdom. UNCOMMON.
Price – $150 – (Order Number 72750)