OLD ENGLISH SONGS FROM VARIOUS SOURCES. With Illustrations [and binding] by Hugh Thomson, and an Introduction by Austin Dobson
first editionOriginal Cloth
1894·London & NY
by Dobson, Austin, editor
London & NY: Macmillan, 1894. First edition thus. Original Cloth. Very Good. pp: xxxi, 163; 76 illustrations. Bound in green cloth, with gilt cover scene of a man fishing and a spine vignette of a woman in flowing dress, all edges gilt; top of spine lightly rubbed. 7.25" x 4.75" Binding designed by Hugh Thomson. The online Victorian Web comments: "A typically rustic scene, repeating a black and white illustration. Thomson's capacity to organize floral designs into flowing patterns is clearly shown here." [Coridon's Song is from Walton's "Compleat Angler." The text, illustrations and binding of this volume are identical to those of "Coridon's Song and Other Verses," London, 1894.]. (Inventory #: 038411)
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