Springfield (Massachusetts), The Wayside Press: 1896
Seller ID: 2004
Binding: Paper wraps
Narrow 4to (5 ” x 10½”). Volume 1, Number 1. pp. . Gray paper wrapper printed in green, black and orange of titles and an Arts and Crafts style apple tree on the front cover, and a poster-style advt. for "The Twin Comet Lawn Sprinkler"on the rear cover.Features include "Edward Penfield, Artist" by Will Bradley with an illustration by Penfield; "The Garden of Genious" by Nixon Waterman, two sketches by Richard Harding Davis, and "The Night-Blooming Cereus" by Harriet Monroe.Bradley created all the decorations, illustrations, advertisements, page-layouts, and printed it ... View More...
First printing. 12mo (4½" x 7"). pp. 159. Unsigned binding design of a stamped and embossed bare forest foreground with hills in the distance in silver and brown on light brown cloth; deckled edges, t.e.g.A series of poems that looks back over the love and work of the author's life, and forward to the gentle silence and love of age. Will Bradley's masterwork of binding design.Very good + with slight dulling to the silver on the spine, and very slight rubbing to the silver on the boards; scattered foxing to the prelims; ownership mark on ffep and gift inscription on the... View More...