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Christina Rossetti
1893 Christina Rossetti Goblin Market Presentation Copy Laurence Housman Firs...
London: Click here to see our other books! Goblin Market Christina Rossetti 1893 Macmillan and Co : London 7.5" by 4" 63, [1]pp SUMMARY The first Housman edition of Christina Rossetti's famous narrative poem, 'Goblin Market'. A presentation copy, with a stamp stating so to the title page. A very bright, charmingly illustrated copy of this work. First Edition,Illustrated,Publishers' Original Binding Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 0.75 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 19.99 EU Postage: £ 15.99 European Postage: £ 16.99 Asia Postage: £ 21.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 25.99 DESCRIPTION First edition thus, the first Housman edition of this work. Blind stamp to the title page stating 'Presentation Copy'. 'Goblin Market' is a popular narrative poem which tells the story of Laura and Lizzie who are tempted with fruit by Goblin merchants. The illustrations of Laurence Housman complement this work beautifully. These pen-and ink drawings are strongly reminiscent of the style during the Golden Age of illustration at the turn of the twentieth century. Christina Rossetti was a romantic, devotional author. Her children's poems 'Goblin Market' and 'Remember' remain famous to this day. Rossetti's popularity remained strong posthumously, as scholars studied Freudian themes in her work. She was a great influence to Virginia Woolf, Ford Madox Ford, Elizabeth Jennings and Philip Larkin. A bright copy of this work internally. CONDITION In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, smart. Bumping and rubbing to the head and tail of spine. Light shelfwear t … [Click Below for Full Description]
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