Songs of Innocence. With a Preface by Thomas Seccombe and Twelve Coloured Illustrations by Honor C. Appleton. Willliam Blake.

Songs of Innocence. With a Preface by Thomas Seccombe and Twelve Coloured Illustrations by Honor C. Appleton.

1911. London: Herbert & Daniel, [1911].

8vo, xvii, 49pp. 12 illustrations. Full white cloth, soiled. Gilt decorated. Pages deckled. Some foxing. Some splittinig to inner hinges, both front and rear. Very good.

§ First edition. Bentley, BB, 153: “the illustrations are distressing”. A less critical eye might find them quite charming and sweet, and the whole book prettily printed and designed. Item #101496

Price: $50.00

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