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The Children.

Published: London: John Lane at The Bodley Head, 1897

Stock code: 108075

Price: £125

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First edition of this collection of essays. Alice Meynell (1847-1922) was an English writer, critic, and suffragist, perhaps now best known for her poetry.

Small octavo. Original green and white cloth, titles to spine and front cover gilt, green floral decoration to front cover, top edge gilt, illustrated endpapers. Title page printed red and green, foliate initials to text. Bookseller’s ticket to front free endpaper. Very faint toning to board edges, internally fresh. An excellent, bright copy.

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