Lot 193 of 222:
Lyrical Poems of Shelley in Zaehnsdorf binding  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Lyrical Poems of Shelley

Author:
Shelley, Percy Bysshe

Place:
London

Publisher:
Ballantine Press/Vale Press

Date:
[1898]

Description:

Limited edition: one of 210 copies, 5 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches, 54 pages, full calf with elaborate art nouveau design in gold tooling by Zaehnsdorf with burgundy cloth endpapers.

Featuring the design work of Charles Ricketts. Bookplate of Mary Emmeline Laura Baroness Gerard on endpaper with ink description to her in unidentified hand on preliminary blank dated 1898. Small printed label of the Blakesware Library pasted to inside front cover indicating this volume was once located in "Lady Gerard's Sitting Room".

Donated by Michael Dawson, Los Angeles, CA.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear at hinges.


 
Item number:
284425
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