Item #23972 THE HAPPY LAD, A Story of Peasant Life in Norway and Other Tales. Bjornstjerne Bjornson.
THE HAPPY LAD, A Story of Peasant Life in Norway and Other Tales.
THE HAPPY LAD, A Story of Peasant Life in Norway and Other Tales.
THE HAPPY LAD, A Story of Peasant Life in Norway and Other Tales.

THE HAPPY LAD, A Story of Peasant Life in Norway and Other Tales.

London: Blackie & Son, n.d.

Small 8vo. 188p, (32p illustrated ads). Illustrated with a frontispiece and pictorial headpieces and initials. Bound in publisher's red cloth designed by Talwin Morris with overall repeating patterns of doves outlined in white on a gray background with green leaves interspersed, the upper cover with a gilt panel with titles in embossed red letters, the spine with with gilt titles on a red panel. Front preliminaries foxed and with some toning to the pages, the covers very good +. Large prize presentation plate on flyleaf. Scarce. Item #23972

Talwin Morris (1865-1911) was closely associated with Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow Style of decoration and design. He designed extensively for Blackie & Son among others.

Price: $150.00

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