Title: The Lute and Lays. Publisher: George Bell and Sons, London; and Macmillan and Co Ltd, New York. Edition: Limited Edition, of which this is number 67 of 100 copies.
Description: A rare, museum-quality item. This is a signed limited edition on handmade paper, finely bound in gilt vellum, of Welles' rare book of poems.
This copy is number 67 of 100 copies. With the book is a handwritten letter by Welles presenting this copy of the book to His Excellency Baron d'Oldenaller (d'Oldenaller was the Danish Ambassador to the United Kingdom).Also included is the rare publisher's order slip. Original gilt vellum fine binding hardback.
Top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. The book is in attractive condition with some light bumping to the corner-tips and spine-ends, and some age-toning (see pictures). Internally clean and free of inscriptions (see pictures). A rare museum-quality item of historic importance. We take great care in the packaging of all our books to ensure that they arrive as described.
We have 3,500 books for sale at all prices. We add new stock regularly to ensure that we always have new and interesting books for sale. The item "Charles Stuart Welles, Signed Ltd Edition with Handwritten Letter, 1899, Unique" is in sale since Saturday, May 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable".
The seller is "clanceforth" and is located in Hornchurch. This item can be shipped worldwide.