What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
50 copies large afraid awfully beauty Belinda breast brute chair CHARLES RICKETTS cheeks child clasped colour comes copies large paper Cover Design Crown 8vo curls dance dream drops ELKIN MATHEWS eyes face fancy Fcap feel feet felt fingers fjord flash Frue GALLIENNE gaze gentle Annie ghosts dance girl glass gown grey hair hands head heart JOHN LANE Jorgen KATHARINE TYNAN kiss kneeling knew lady laugh LAURENCE HOUSMAN letter lips look Lord De Tabley Ma'm maids MATHEWS AND JOHN mistress never OSCAR WILDE perhaps POEMS portrait pretty quivering RICHARD LE GALLIENNE rings Romany round Second Edition seems shawl silver sitting sleep smile soft song sorry soul stands strange takes talk tell thought Title-page touch trout turns uncon vellum voice WALTER CRANE watching whispers white elf wild woman women Zingari
Page 196 - TREE (H. BEERBOHM). THE IMAGINATIVE FACULTY : A Lecture delivered at the Royal Institution. With portrait of Mr. TREE from an unpublished drawing by the Marchioness of Granby. Fcap. 8vo, boards, 2s. 6d. net. TYNAN HINKSON (KATHARINE). CUCKOO SONGS. With Title-page and Cover Design by LAURENCE HOUSMAN.
Page 193 - Fcap. 8vo. 3s. 6d. net. Very few remain. MARSTON (PHILIP BOURKE). A LAST HARVEST : LYRICS AND SONNETS FROM THE BOOK OF LIFE.
Page 189 - DAVIDSON (JOHN). PLAYS : An Unhistorical Pastoral ; A Romantic Farce ; Bruce, a Chronicle Play ; Smith, a Tragic Farce ; Scaramouch in Naxos, a Pantomime, with a Frontispiece and Cover Design by AUBREY BEARDSLEY.
Page 196 - WILDE (OSCAR). The incomparable and ingenious history of Mr. WH, being the true secret of Shakespear's sonnets now for the first time here fully set forth, with initial letters and cover design by CHARLES RICKETTS. 500 copies.
Page 189 - DE TABLEY (LORD). POEMS, DRAMATIC AND LYRICAL. By JOHN LEICESTER WARREN (Lord De Tabley). Illustrations and Cover Design by CS RICKETTS. Second Edition. Crown 8vo.
Page 186 - MR. LE GALLIENNE is a fortunate young gentleman. I don't know by what legerdemain he and his publishers work, but here, in an age as stony to poetry as the ages of Chatterton and Richard Savage, we find the full edition of his book sold before publication. How is it done, MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS AND JOHN LANE ? for, without depreciating MR. LE GALLIENNE'S sweetness and charm, I doubt that the marvel would have been wrought under another publisher. These publishers, indeed, produce books so delightfully...
Page 186 - A WORD must be said for the manner in which the publishers .**. have produced the volume (ie "The Earth Fiend"), a sumptuous folio, printed by CONSTABLE, the etchings on Japanese paper by MR. GOULDING. The volume should add not only to MR. STRANG'S fame but to that of MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS AND JOHN LANE, who are rapidly gaining distinction for their beautiful editions of belles-lettres.' — Daily Chronicle, Sept. 24, 1892. Referring to MR. LE GALLIENNE'S 'English Poems' and ' Silhouettes
Page 190 - Vtry few remain. FIELD (MICHAEL). STEPHANIA : A Trialogue in Three Acts. 250 copies. Pott 410. 6s. net. [ Very few remain. GALE (NORMAN). ORCHARD SONGS. Fcap. 8vo. With Title-page and Cover Design by WILL ROTHENSTEIN.
Page 189 - Fcap. 8vo, buckram. 5s. net. DAVIDSON (JOHN). A RANDOM ITINERARY: Prose Sketches. With a Ballad. Fcap. 8vo. Uniform with ' Fleet Street Eclogues.' 5s. net. [Ready. DAVIDSON (JOHN). THE NORTH WALL. Fcap. 8vo. 2s. 6d. net. The few remaining copies transferred by the Author to the present Publishers. DE GRUCHY (AUGUSTA). UNDER THE HAWTHORN, AND OTHER VERSES. Frontispiece by WALTER CRANE. 300 copies. Crown 8vo.