Book Description

Hardback. xxiv,326pp. Blue cloth with detailed Art Nouveau style decorations in gilt to front and spine with flowers, cherubs and sinuous swirls and lady almost hidden in the detailed foliage in stylised 17th century dress. Top edge gilt. Fore-edge rough cut. Georgina Wordsworth Bookplate on front endpaper. No date but previous owner’s name dated 1909. Second edition. Very pretty little volume. 145 by 115mm (5¾ by 4½ inches). No 5 in the pocket Library of English Literature by Rivingtons. Small mark to front. Slightly rubbed to spine ends and corners. Gilt is bright. Clean and sound.
Author Saintsbury, George (editor)
Date c.1900
Binding Hardback
Publisher Rivingtons
Condition Good+, sound copy

Price: £26.00

Offered by C L Hawley

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