By: [WHITMAN, SARAH WYMAN (cover design); HASSAM, CHILDE (illustrator)]; THAXTER, CELIA
Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1894
Seller ID: 2320
Condition: Near fine
8vo (6¾” x 9¼”). First printing. pp. 126. Unsigned binding design by Sarah Wyman Whitman in gold on bright green cloth of five upright wild roses (Rosa acicularis) with stylized stems and leaves terminating in interlinked hearts at their base on woven green cloth. Binding design repeats in gold on rear cover; t.e.g.
Includes color frontis.,11 full page chromolithographic color illustrations, (each with captioned tissue guard) as well as title page, half-title and chapter head decorations after watercolor paintings by American Impressionist Childe Hassam.
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