[Bradley, Will (binding design)]; Le Gallienne, Richard
Title THE QUEST OF THE GOLDEN GIRL A ROMANCE
Book Condition Very good +
Edition Fifth edition
Publisher London John Lane: The Bodley head 1897 (1896)
Illustrator Bradley, Will (binding design)
Seller ID 477
8vo (5" x 7¾"). pp. 308 + 16 pp. publisher's catalogue. An unsigned Will Bradley design inspired by Housman of repeated pattern of woman's head with interconnecting swirl and knot work in gold on dark green cloth. Motif repeated on spine. BOSTON BOOKBINDING stamp and Brentano's label to the bottom edge of the rear paste-down, with a Brentano's order form for Fothergill's The First Violin laid in. t.e.g. The story of a man who turns 30 and decides to go and look for the perfect woman. A very good + copy with faint rubbing to the head and tail of the spine, and a small bump to the top front corner. Scarce in this condition. Bambace A14; Haslam 89.