Lyrical Poetry From the Bible, Vol. I

By: Ernest, Rhys (Ed. )

Price: $55.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


frontis; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 191 pages; [no date given] Circa 1896. J M. Dent & Co, Aldine House. Vol I only of the 2 volume work. Bound in full vellum with decorative pictorial borders and title design to cover and spine in gilt. Top edge gilt; other edges untrimmed. This vellum bound edition uniform with other Rhys edited "Lyrical Poets" volumes published by Dent at this time. Prior owner gift inscription to front endpage dated 1896. Illustrated with an engraved Blake frontispiece, with tissue guard. Offset toning to the red and black printed pictorial title page from the tissue guard. Expected light toning to page stock. One of the exquisite little volumes published by Dent at the turn of the century. This special vellum bound edition prepared by Dent with a limitation of 250 unnumbered copies. Vellum a little stiff and slightly kinked to the front cover. VG

Title: Lyrical Poetry From the Bible, Vol. I

Author Name: Ernest, Rhys (Ed. )

Illustrator: Illustrated by Blake

Categories: Poetry, Decorative bindings, Books on Books,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Co. , Aldine House: 1896

Binding: Vellum

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 20299