Elizabethan Songs in Honour of Love and Beautie, 1895

Elizabethan Songs in Honour of Love and Beautie, 1895

$50.00Price

Early lovely printing of first edition with great woodblock illustrations. Well arranged book with an Index of famous first lines and songs by greats like Christopher mmarlow, Shakespeare, herric, Ben Jonson, etc. Book is not the later 1900 edition or a facsimile copy.

Published by Little, Brown & Co., Boston, 1895. Collected & Illustrated by Edmund Garrett with an Introduction by the great Andrew Lang.

Used creme cloth hardbound with gilt decorated cover with177pp of old (maybe vellum)paper.

Condition: Good with some fadding of spine and browning of cover, presentation inscription in front  to Mrs Lee who put her name in frontise and on top Title page. Figures are beautiful.

Price-$50.