TWO WORLDS; AND OTHER POEMS

By: GILDER, RICHARD WATSON; GILDER, HELENA De KAY, illustrations

Price: $350.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


12mo (4 5/8” x 7 1/4”). pp. 115. First Printing.

VELLUM ISSUE INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE.

Unsigned binding design by Sarah Wyman Whitman in gold on vellum. Spine titles and decorations in gold.

Includes 7 decorative illustrations by Helena de Kay Gilder; t.e.g.

Inscribed by the author in the month following publication to Elizabeth Weston Stickney, a close family friend and wife of prominent New York attorney, Albert Stickney, who was a contributor to The Century Magazine, for which Gilder was the editor. A very good copy, with tanning to the spine and light overall soiling and light scattered foxing to the prelims. This exceptionally scarce vellum issue not mentioned in BAL or Gullans. BAL 6559 (other binding variants); Gullans 101 (other binding variants).

Title: TWO WORLDS; AND OTHER POEMS

Author Name: GILDER, RICHARD WATSON; GILDER, HELENA De KAY, illustrations

Illustrator: Helena De Kay Gilder

Categories: SARAH WYMAN WHITMAN, Poetry, Arts & Crafts Movement, American publisher's Bindings, 19th C., American Decorative Cloth,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1891

Binding: Vellum

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Yes

Seller ID: 1879

Keywords: Sarah Wyman Whitman; Helena De Kay Gilder; Helena De Kay