1897 - The Misfortunes of Elohim and Rhododaphne
By Thomas Love Peacock
Illustrated By F. H. Townsend
Macmillan and Co., Publishers/ London
Peacock Art Nouveau Cover Design & peacock endpapers by Albert Angus Turbayne(1866-1940) who was considered one of the most distinguished book designers of this time period.
Highly elaborate gilt illustrated cover and spine on blue cloth, decorative pictorial endpapers in peacock design, all gilt edges, illustrated frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrated within, binding tight, clean pages, very light bumping to spine edges, 262pp. Near Fine condition.
Rare/ scare book
Size: 5” x 7 1/4”
An highly coveted edition for the collector.