The Ballad of Beau Brocade and other Poems of the XVIII Century
[Henry] Austin Dobson (1840-1921) was an English poet, essayist, and biographer. Hugh Thomson was a well-respected and prolific book illustrator known for his illustration work for editions of Jane Austen, J. M. Barrie, Charles Dickens, and Elizabeth Gaskell. Contents: The Ballad of Beau Brocade; A Gentleman of the Old School; A Gentlewoman of the Old School; A Dead Letter; The Old Sedan Chair; The Ladies of St. James's; Molly Trefusis; A Chapter of Froissart; Notes.
Publisher: Kegan Paul Trench Tribner and Co. Ltd.
Edition: Limited Edition
Date Published: 1892
Place Published: London
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: , 89p. 26 cm. No 301 of a Large paper edition consisting of 450 total copies. Includes 50 illustrations (unpaginated) by Hugh Thomson. Dark pink cloth binding with spine label. Wear to edges and corners. Cloth boards darkened with age. Hand cut pages. Text unmarked. Illustrations and text is very good condition. Overall, very good condition.