[Armstrong, Margaret (binding design and title page)]; Cary, Elizabeth Luther
Title THE ROSSETTIS DANTE GABRIEL AND CHRISTINA
Book Condition Very good +
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1900
Seller ID 1033
Small 4to (6¾” x 9¾”). pp. 310 + 2pp. publisher's catalogue. Signed binding design of grapevines on a trellis surrounding title in two tones of textured gold. Design motif repeated on spine. Title page design also by Margaret Armstrong. Frontis. and 30 sepia and b/w illustrations after photographs and works by Rossetti each with captioned tissue guard. Includes index, chronological lists of Christina Rossetti's poems and Dante Gabriel Rossetti's writings, drawings and paintings. A lovely copy with a contemporary ownership mark on the top right corner of the half-title. GE 61.