The Bibelot: A Reprint of Poetry and Prose for Book Lovers, chosen in part from scarce editions and sources not generally known. Vol. I & II.
Portland, Maine, Thomas B. Mosher, 1895-1896. Blue paper boards backed with white paper and a title ticket. (10), 356; (4), 398 p. In vol. I the first wrappers have been bound in, and in vol. II all original wrappers were bound in their respective places. Uncut. First editions. Some wear and staining, esp. in vol. II. With nice bookplates of Fred Curtis, showing a putto reading in a library, motto "A goode booke is to me better than golde". Two volumes of this attractive monthly periodical, a treasure trove of rare bits of literature. In these volumes a.o. Blake, Bridges, Campion, Jefferies, Vernon Lee, Meleager, Meredith, Rossetti, Sappho, Shelley, Sidney, Spenser, Stevenson, Symonds, Tasso and Villon.
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