NONESUCH PRESS. JACQUIER. LAMARTINE, A. de. ~ Graziella.
No. 1195 of 1600 copies, of which 600 were for Random House. 30 illustrations by ‘Jacquier’ [Mrs Ivy Skinner], 11 of them coloured using pochoir at the Curwen Press and the remainder printed on a delicate ochre tint background. Overseen by Francis Meynell at the Curwen Press for the Nonesuch Press. Pp.191. 8vo., original cloth printed with a pattern of urns and flames in green and red, paper spine label printed in red, t.e.g, others uncut, original grey board slipcase. Spine and label slightly darkened, some minor tape residue to endpapers, slipcase worn, internally very good.
Lamartine’s famous tale of star-crossed lovers and class translated by Ralph Wright.