• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 134

    DOWSON, Ernest (1867-1910). Verses. London: Leonard Smithers, 1896. Small 4° (190 x 145mm). Half title, title printed in red and black (half title lightly stained). Original vellum gilt to a design by Aubrey Beardsley, top edges gilt, others uncut, slipcase. ONE OF 330 COPIES, THIS NUMBER 37 OF 300 "SMALL PAPER" COPIES ON HANDMADE PAPER.

    Price Realised  

    DOWSON, Ernest (1867-1910). Verses. London: Leonard Smithers, 1896. Small 4° (190 x 145mm). Half title, title printed in red and black (half title lightly stained). Original vellum gilt to a design by Aubrey Beardsley, top edges gilt, others uncut, slipcase. ONE OF 330 COPIES, THIS NUMBER 37 OF 300 "SMALL PAPER" COPIES ON HANDMADE PAPER.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this book was issued in a parchment binding and has been rebound in vellum