London, South Kensington
7 June 2005
DE NERVAL, Gérard. Histoire de la Reine du Matin & de Soliman Prince des Génies. Hammersmith: Eragny Press, 1909. Large 8° (222 x 138mm). Half title, first title printed in grey and gold, second title within coloured woodcut border, initials printed in colours and gold, illustrations by Esther & Lucien Pissarro after Lucien Pissarro printed in grey, letterpress printed in black and red. Original green limp lambskin with repeated stylised pattern of carnations stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, uncut (a few light stains), later cloth box. NUMBER 55 OF 130 COPIES, FOR EUGENE-AMEDEE JACOB. Tomkinson p.66.
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