A Book of Christmas Verse. Selected by... With... Designs by Walter Crane. H. C. BEECHING.

A Book of Christmas Verse. Selected by... With... Designs by Walter Crane.

London: Methuen and Company, 1895. First edition. 8vo. xvi, 173, (3), 32 pp. Publisher's pictorial green buckram, lettered in gilt and black with red and black blocking, top edge gilt. Title vignette and 10 illustrations by Crane, five full page and five half page. Some mild rubbing, generally very good. An anthology of Christmas verse drawing from Latin hymns, early carols and more contemporary poets such as Wordsworth, Coleridge, Swinburne and Christina Rossetti amongst numerous others. Item #36772

Price: £40.00

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