ERAGNY PRESS. PISSARRO, Lucien. COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor. ~ Christabel, Kubla Khan, Fancy in Nubibus and Song from Zapolya.
One of 226 paper copies (there were 10 copies printed on vellum). Printed in red, green and black in Brook type with wood-engraved frontispiece, border and initials designed by Lucien Pissarro and engraved by him and his wife Esther Pissarro. 8vo., original patterned paper and grey paper covered boards, lettering in gilt on upper cover. Free endpapers browned, as usual, some wear to head and very edges of spine, otherwise good.
With a presentation inscription by the printers and artist Esther and Lucien Pissarro on the first blank “To dear Sophie & Bethel Jacobs from Esther & Lucien Pissarro”.
A beautiful edition by the Pissarros of some of Coleridge’s most famous poems.
Genz, “A History of the Eragny Press” EP21.