By: [ABBEY, EDWIN AUSTIN (binding design)]; BOUGHTON, G. H.; ABBEY, EDWIN AUSTIN; ROGERS, J. E.
New York, Harper and Brothers: 1885 (1884)
Edition: Holiday Edition.
Seller ID: 2517
Condition: Very good
Square 8vo (6¾” x 9 ”). pp. 342. Holiday edition. Unsigned early Art Nouveau binding design by E. A. Abbey in black, silver and gold on tan cloth of an early Danish folk design of tulips in a central panel surmounted with bold lettered titles and hand-drawn sunbursts that extend to the spine, and then extend further in blind onto the rear board above Boughton's title banner from the first edition in blind; the spine has a repeat of the folk-art tulip motif and lettered titles. Brown eps; t.e.g.
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