Marpessa. EDWARDIAN POETRY VOLUME, Stephen Phillips.
Marpessa.

Marpessa.

Connard, Philip (illus).
London. John Lane. 1902.
Leather bound verse narrative by Stephen Phillips (perhaps best known for his dramas "Paolo and Francesca" and "Nero.") with illustrations by Philip Connard. Volume measuring 5 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches contains 47 pages plus 4 pages of adverts for John Lane publications. Top edge gilt. Sun has bleached the volume's spine, while leather covers remain bright and clean. The publication of this small book corresponded in time with several noteworthy plays by Phillips staged in London between 1900 and 1906 by Beerbohm Tree. Item #54920

Price: $48.00

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