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Henry Altemus
Philadelphia, 1842-1936

Poems We Love Series, 1912-1916

This series is not illustrated in PTLA. The two recorded limp ooze volumes are, however, these:

Nd. 110x157mm, 361p. Lithographed frontispiece printed sepia, "This evening alas..." and titlepage printed gold, green and red (as shown left below). Green limp ooze, gold and blind stamped in quarter leather style, teg, light green moire endsheets. S&EH.

Company, nd. 112x160mm, 361p. Frontispiece printed sepia, "This evening alas...". Lithographic titlepage text printed red and green with border printed brown and light green (shown right below). Green limp ooze stamped gold with lyre in lower right corner; teg, others untrimmed. Gilt endsheets. BAP A15. Copy 1: gilt endsheets, green cloth dropspine box; copy 2; S&EH: dark green moire endsheets.


 

 

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