The Yellow Book: A Selection (1949) (1st ed)


The Yellow Book: A Selection (1949) (1st ed)


Title: The Yellow Book: A Selection

Publisher: London: The Bodley Head, 1949. First edition.

Condition: Hardcover. Pictorial cloth with dust jacket. Dust jacket is fair condition, book in very good condition. Slight foxing to edges of book. 372pp., with numerous black-and-white plates at rear. Colour frontispiece. App 8″ by 6″.

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A selection from The Yellow Book, published from 1894 to 1897.

Contents include:

The Death of the Lion by Henry Hames

The Invisible Prince by Henry Harland

Credo by Arthur Symons

A Defence of Cosmetics by Max Beerbohm

Long Odds by Kenneth Grahame

The Blessed by W. B. Yeats

A Journey of Little Profit by John Buchan

…and others

With illustrations by Aubrey Beardsley, Walter Sickert, H. Isabel Adams, and others.