DOROTHY Q

By: HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL (Sr.); ZABRISKIE, GEORGE ALBERT (binding finisher).

Price: $750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


8vo (5 x 7 5/8”). pp. 131. Second State ('clashed' on p. 50 line 8). WITH TIPPED IN CARD INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES. Signed binding by George Zabriskie in decorated red morocco. Foliated dentelles over brown grey and red marbled eps.

Includes decorations, frontis. and 61 illustrations in black and white by Howard Pyle. Card signed and inscribed by Oliver Wendell Holmes tipped in on recto of front flyleaf:

"A few can touch the magic string | And noisy fame is proud to win them - | Alas for those who never sing, | But die with all their music in them! | Oliver Wendell Holmes | August 5th 1891"

A fine copy. BAL 9042

Title: DOROTHY Q

Author Name: HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL (Sr.); ZABRISKIE, GEORGE ALBERT (binding finisher).

Illustrator: Howard Pyle

Categories: Poetry, Golden Age of Illustration, Fine Binding, Brandywine School of Illustration,

Edition: First.

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1893

Binding: Full morocco

Book Condition: Fine

Inscription: Yes

Seller ID: 2607

Keywords: Oliver Wendell Holmes Howard Pyle Poetry American Revolution Fine Binding Signed Binding