Item #013347 THE BOOK OF JADE. David Park Barntiz, Harry B. Matthews, cover design.
THE BOOK OF JADE

THE BOOK OF JADE

NY: Doxey's at the Sign of the Lark, 1901. First Edition, Limited. Hardcover. 8vo, 131p, original black cloth with pictorial stamped in red and gold, gte, limited to 600 copies, this numbered 147. Collection of decadent poetry, with an Art-Nouveau cover design by Harry B. Matthews, with his conjoined initials bottom left front cover. A fine copy save three short narrow strips of tape residue (presumably from a home-made paper cover, as this book was issued without dustjacket) and a neat previous owner name dated 1953 on the ffe. Near Fine. Item #013347

Price: $1,000.00

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