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.

£30.00

Details

MACKAY, ERIC.

Publisher

Lamley and Co., Exhibition Road, S.W.,

Place

London

Date

1895

Synopsis

Author's edition with newly-added lyrics being the seventh edition of this work.

Item Description

8vo. 5 x 7 inches. ix + [1] + 242 + [2] pp. Title page in black letter and red and white. Section headings and titles of poems in black letter.

Illustrations

Decorated by dedication page vignette and by colophon.

Notes

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]

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