London: The Nonesuch Press, 1929. 8vo. Limited edition. #893 of 1600 copies. Original natural coarse weave cloth, printed with a pattern of urns and flames in green and red by the Curwen Press. Paper label to spine. All edges untrimmed, top edge gilt 'on the rough'. Thirty illustrations by Jacquier (Mrs Ivy Skinner). Eleven are coloured through stencils at the Curwen Press and the remainder printed on a delicate ochre tint background. Bookplate on front paste down. Near fine. Item #4157
A young Frenchman falls for a fisherman's granddaughter while visiting Naples. First published in 1852.
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