By: [Bradley, Will (binding design)]; Le Gallienne, Richard
London, John Lane: The Bodley head: 1897 (1896)
Edition: Fifth edition
Seller ID: 477
Condition: Very good +
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 t... View More...