Item #002631 Songs & Sonnets of Pierre de Ronsard, Gentleman of Vendomois selected & translated into English verse by Curtis Hidden Page; with an introductory essay & notes. Pierre de Ronsard.
Songs & Sonnets of Pierre de Ronsard, Gentleman of Vendomois selected & translated into English verse by Curtis Hidden Page; with an introductory essay & notes

Songs & Sonnets of Pierre de Ronsard, Gentleman of Vendomois selected & translated into English verse by Curtis Hidden Page; with an introductory essay & notes

Boston: Houghton Mifflin & Co., 1903. Hardcover. xxxvi, 137, [3] p.; 19 cm. Full vellum with author's name in gilt on spine. With original slipcase in speckled paper with printed spine label. Title page in red and black. Remains of bookplate on front fixed endpaper of Della M. Black and ? Black. Designed by Bruce Rogers. This is number 411 of a limited edition of 425 copies printed at Riverside Press. Work of Bruce Rogers, 101; Warde, F. Bruce Rogers, 37. Pages 121-136 (in the Notes section) unopened. Presumably a copy belonging to the translator, as each of the pages introducing each of the four sections contains one or more verses by Page, the first of these signed "C.H.P." In Very Good+ Condition: spine slightly darkened; lacking front free endpaper; minimal foxing on a few pages; otherwise clean and bright. Slipcase is in Very Good- Condition: edges rubbed; starting to separate at ends of spine; old dampstain at lower edge; label intact; solid. Very Good +. Item #002631

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