|FLINT, W[illiam] Russell. The Lisping Goddess. A Figurehead Fantasy: Comments & Conversations Philosophical, Romantical, Factual & Mendacious, Poetical & Impertinent by Loquacious Mariners Discreetly Recounted & Advantageously Delineated by William Russell Flint. Privately Printed for Sir William Russell Flint. Worchester: Stanbrook Abbey Press, 1968. Folio, 117pp. Quarter leather with white boards pictorially stamped in gilt, t.e.g. Color marbled endpapers, 2 color plates and 25 b&w monochrome illustrations. A near fine copy with slight sunning to spine, housed in publishers marbled slipcase (wear to edges and corners). Signed and numbered by William Russell Flint.
Limited Edition. #139 of 275. A handsome volume privately printed for W. Russell Flint in an edition of 275, containing delicate pencil drawings of ship figureheads, as well as two stunning color plates.