[Eragny Press] Binyon, Laurence; Lucien Pissarro
Dream Come True
Hammersmith: Eragny Press, 1905. Hard Cover. First Edition. Limited to 175 paper copies and 10 vellum copies of which 150 paper and 8 vellum were originally offered for sale. This is a lovely volume of poetry. The frontispiece was designed and cut by him. The decorations were designed by Lucien Pissarro and engraved by Esther Pissarro. Bound in the original decorated paper covered boards with paper title label to the front board. There is light chipping to spine ends and the paper along the hinges has partially split; however, the book remains tightly bound. There is light soiling to front board and a small spot on the title label. There is offsetting to the endpages, otherwise the interior remains clean and bright. The frontis and first page of text are beautifully printed with olive green decorations, orange initials, and black text. Each poem begins with a ornamented initial. A charming book. 28 pages. In very good condition. PRI/032911. Very Good.