Publisher Eton College Press, Eton. 1902.
Seller ID 33650
7 x 10.5 inches. Full tan calf. Gilt crest to centres of bds. and decorative gilt borders; gilt lettering to contrasting black label to spine with raised bands with gilt decs. and gilt motifs to compartments. Gilt inner dentelles, gilt and blues marbled eps. All edges gilt. Portrait engraving frontis. + 3 further plates. Pretty decorative occasional section heads, cap. initials etc. 164pp. Extremities sl. rubbed. Some foxing to pre-lim - predominantly frontis. but mainly to its margins - and late pages (mainly blanks) o/w overall v. clean and bright internally with largeish type comfortably set and spaced. A very handsome volume. VG+
POETRY 19th century Eton College fine bindings Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard