Songs of the Gardens. Edited by Peter Warlock.

(Nonesuch Press.)

Songs of the Gardens. Edited by Peter Warlock.

Description: ONE OF 875 COPIES, this copy marked 'Out of series', printed on Van Gelder cream-laid paper, copper-engraved title-vignette designed by Stephen Gooden and wood-engraved text decorations after eighteenth century designs re-engraved by W.M.R. Quick, the musical notation engraved by Lowe and Brydone using punches designed by the Oxford University Press, typographic border to each page, pp.96, sm.folio, original cream parchment with blind-stamped borders, backstrip gilt-lettered, the parchment browned and with a little of the usual splaying to upper board and starting at extreme head and tail of upper joint, untrimmed, good

Publication Details: The Nonesuch Press, 1925

Notes: From the collection of Franics Meynell's bookseller brother, Everard, with a letter to him from Francis on Press headed paper laid in - promising to 'make your 8 Blake into a dozen; and not all the massed batallions of Blackwells and Bumpus will frighten me', before a complaint about an American publisher and a mention of the present work having been fully subscribed.

Bibliography: (Dreyfus 25)

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Price: £60

Subject: Private Press

Published Date: 1925

Stock Number: 65496

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