Stauffacher, Jack. Phaedrus. A Dialogue by Plato. #136 of 150 copies. [1978].

Stauffacher, Jack. Phaedrus. A Dialogue by Plato. SF: The Greenwood Press, 1978. Slim 4to. 137pp., Socrates, left hand of page; Phaedrus, right hand side of page. Text in English (translated from the Greek by R. Hackforth.). #136 of 150 copies, 60 copies of which were printed on Magnani Garda paper. Sm square limitation slip - hand numbered, laid in. Cream colored soft paper wraps., red lettering on front cover, folded in the style of an envelope, meticulously sewn w/ white thread. Covered in its original clear mylar. Laid in is the supplement, Phaedrus, A Search for the Typographic Form of Plato’s Phaedrus. Slim 4to. 1/1,000 copies. 36pp., 31 figures, extensive biblio. Cream colored paper wraps., red lettering on front cover, featuring a b/w/ photo of the Head of Socrates. Laid in: the 4pp. Prospectus. Plus a one page advertisement for his upcoming classes Center for typographic language, dated 1979, lightly foxed. Laid in a sandy grey paper over heavy bds. Chemise and its sandy grey paper covered bds. Slipcase, paper label on spine. Of particular significance is that “This book is dedicated to Paul Lee and his vision of a Platonic Academy in Santa Cruz.” Generally Very Good. Rare.