Title: POETICAL WORKS OF MATTHEW ARNOLD>>FINE ARTS ...
Publisher: London. Macmillan & Co.
Publication Date: 1905
Book Condition: Near Finexii, 510 printed pages. Tissue guarded, portrait frontispiece. Some pages unopened. Top edges gilt, others roughly trimmed. Marbled endpapers. (very light sporadic foxing). 14 x 19.5 cm. Contemporarry, half, emerald, crushed niger morocco arts & crafts binding (unsigned but likely bound by Riviere). Spine in two compartments with decorated, raised band; central art nouveau leafy lozenge gilt decoration with twin gilt fillets arranged in geometric strapwork; lettering and date in gilt. Boards of marbled paper with single gilt fillets on matching emerald morocco corners. Extremely lightly rubbed- presents exquisitely. Bookseller Inventory # 5055