London:: Strahan. 1870. hardcover. Small 8vo. [vi], 222,  pp. Contemporary full lime green calf,. double gilt-ruled borders, spine elegantly decorated in gilt with. maroon title label, marbled endleaves. Near fine.. With a lovely vertical scene painted after Dante Gabriel Rossettis painting of The Damsel of the Holy Grail, in his pre-Raphaelite style, reinterpreted by Martin Frost, labelled Le Langrail in the painting, with his initials. The view shows the dove above what is said to be Mary Magdelenes head, the long reddish flowing locks of hair, her hand raised and finger pointing delicately up and holding the golden chalice in her other hand. See: Weber, Jeff, Annotated Dictionary of Fore-edge Painting Artists & Binders, pp. 151-3. . 1 (Inventory #: FF190)
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