Binding for Poems by William Wordsworth.
Albert Warren, designer
Elaborate gilt blocking on blue cloth.
8¾ x 7 inches
One of the most eye-catching designs of the period, this cover exemplifies Warren's fascination with rustic motifs – here put to good use in visual celebration of Wordsworth's Romanticism. Signed 'AW' on the spine.
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