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Delighted Earth

£40.00

Product description

A selection of 17th century English lyrical poet Robert Herrick's 1648 work Hesperides. Selected with a preface by Peter Meadows (a pseudonym for Australian writer and polymath Jack Lindsay) and illustrated by Lionel Ellis.
1927 privately published limited edition (#98 of 550) with 9 full-page collotypes, a tail-piece, title-page and colophon printed in blue. No dust jacket. This copy is in remarkably good condition with only very slight signs of wear on covers and faintly tanned page edges as well as a couple of foxing spots on the last 4 pages.

Item details

Author(s):
Robert Herrick - Peter Meadows
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
1st 1927
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
171
Publisher:
Fanfrolico Press
Title:
Delighted Earth

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A selection of 17th century English lyrical poet Robert Herrick's 1648 work Hesperides. Selected with a preface by Peter Meadows (a pseudonym for Australian writer and polymath Jack Lindsay) and illustrated by Lionel Ellis.
1927 privately published limited edition (#98 of 550) with 9 full-page collotypes, a tail-piece, title-page and colophon printed in blue. No dust jacket. This copy is in remarkably good condition with only very slight signs of wear on covers and faintly tanned page edges as well as a couple of foxing spots on the last 4 pages.

Author(s):
Robert Herrick - Peter Meadows
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
1st 1927
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
171
Publisher:
Fanfrolico Press
Title:
Delighted Earth

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