The Butterfly, Volume One 1899 (1899)

The Butterfly, Volume One 1899

Published: 1899

Date: 1899

The Butterfly, Volume One. Published by Grant Richards, London 1899. In stiff cloth-covered boards, size 24 by 15 cm. Half-leather binding. 278 pages. A collection of poetry and prose, with contributions by Laurence Housman, Max Beerbohm and others, illustrated by Beerbohm, Raven Hill, S H Sime etc. Many art nouveau influences, from chapter headings, vignettes and tailpieces to full-page illustrations. A splendid collection. Bookplate of Francis Bridgewater to front endpaper and leather spine rubbed but sound. Good to VG condition.

Plates and b&w engravings

Good to VG



Offered by Arthur Hook