A GOLDEN TREASURY Of SONGS And LYRICS.; Pictures in Color Reproduced from Paintings by Maxfield Parrish. Francis Turner Palgrave.

A GOLDEN TREASURY Of SONGS And LYRICS.; Pictures in Color Reproduced from Paintings by Maxfield Parrish.

New York: Duffield & Company, 1911. 1st Edition. vi, 373, [1] pp (including Index to First Lines) Frontispiece & 7 inserted color plates. Captioned tissue guards. 4to. Original publisher's blue cloth binding with gilt stamping, and color onlay to front board. Pictorial eps. General shelf-wear, with minor fraying to backstrip crown. Rear hinge paper starting. Withal, Very Good. Item #48187

A somewhat notorious title in Parrish's publishing history, as the work was issued by Duffield implying Parrish's artful interpretation of the poems herein, when, in fact, it was done without his prior knowledge and/or consent, with the illustrations therein but reproductions of his cover designs for Collier's magazine. Cf. Ludwig, p. 43.

Price: $95.00

See all items in Childrens, Literature
See all items by