London: George Bell & Sons, 1905. Limited edition. Hardcover. 1/75. Quarto (9 x 5 3/4"). X, 402, pp. Original full linen, with red and black lettering to spine. Red-lettered decorative front wrap. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Illustrated title page in red and black lettering.
This limited edition of Alfred Tennyson's poems is splendidly illustrated throughout with numerous head- and tailpieces, as well as 18 full-page plates of stylized Art Nouveau illustrations by British artist Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale (1872-1945).
One of 75 copies on Japanese vellum, of which this is copy No. 75.
Spine sunned. Minor worming at upper corner of very first leaves (not affecting lettering), and at gutter of very last leaves (once again, not affecting lettering). Binding in overall good, interior in good+ to very good condition. g to vg. Item #41510