Folio Society, 1993. Harry Brockway. Andrew Marvell – The Garden and other Poems, engravings by Harry Brockway, The Folio Society, First impression, 1993
Bound in full green moire silk by Hunter and Foulis Ltd which has faded to gray on spine, with gilt titling on spine and front. Decorative endpapers. In gold slip-case with Folio colophone impressed on front and back.
The English poet and politician Andrew Marvell (1621-1678), one of the writers of the 17th century most admired by the 20th, composed lyric poetry which is sensuous, witty, elegant, and sometimes passionate.
11 x 8 cm. Good. Item #64