Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave

(Item #5147) Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave. Alfred Lord Tennyson.
Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave
Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave
Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave
Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave
Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave
A beautifully bound selection of Tennyson's lyrics focused on beauty and love
Lyrical Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Selected and Annotated by Francis T. Palgrave

London: Macmillan, 1885. First Thus. Finely bound by Bumpus in full morocco ornately stamped in gilt to spine and boards. All edges brightly gilt. Inner dentelles gilt. Marbled endpapers. Measuring 150 x 95mm. Slight sunning to spine and bumps to corners, else a tight, bright binding. Preliminary and terminal leaves foxed, with remainder of textblock fresh and unmarked. A pleasing copy.

Selected and annotated by Palgrave, the present selection was dedicated by the editor to Emily Lady Tennyson; and the lyrics he chooses are clearly governed by a desire to emphasize feminine beauty and goodness, as well as marital and filial love. To the Queen, A Dream of Fair Women, The May Queen, The Grandmother, and The Miller's Daughter are only a few examples of the lovely lyrics drawn together here. Beautifully bound in striking red morocco.
(Item #5147)

Price: $500