A Book of Old Ballads

By: Nichols, Beverly

Price: $750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Bound in half green Morocco over green linen, spine in six compartments separated by five gilt-decorated raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, marbled endpapers, T.e.g. Illustrated with 16 full-page color plates and many head and tail-pieces by H. M. Brock. "These poems are the very essence of the British spirit. They are, to literature, what the bloom of the heather is to the Scot, and the smell of the sea to the Englishman." [HBS 12925]. . Spine very slightly sunned, else fine, with former owner's printed bookplate on ffep. An extremely handsome volume. NEAR FINE.. B&W and Color Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. xxxix, 280 pp

Title: A Book of Old Ballads

Author Name: Nichols, Beverly

Illustrator: Illustrated by H. M. Brock

Categories: Fine Bindings, Illustrated Books, Robin Hood, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books,

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1934

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 1377

Keywords: History Medieval History Robin Hood English Literature English Ballads