Bound in original calf, gilt; spine in compartments with raised bands. Inner dentelles. All edges gilt. Some browning of edges of fly leaves and a little foxing of preliminaries, front and rear; otherwise a very good copy. Binder's stamp of Bumpus Ltd Oxford St W.
Lamley and Co., Exhibition Road, S.W.,
Author's edition with newly-added lyrics being the seventh edition of this work.
8vo. 5 x 7 inches. ix +  + 242 +  pp. Title page in black letter and red and white. Section headings and titles of poems in black letter.
Decorated by dedication page vignette and by colophon.
The most popular work of the minor poet, Eric George Mackay (1851-98). First published in 1886, it appeared in twelve editions until 1902. Mackay was the half brother of the popular Victorian novelist, Marie Corelli. A handsomely bound copy.
[Stock No. 25184]