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List of Books
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PUBLISHED BY
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sent for review.

ADAMS (FRANCIS).
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ALLEN (GRANT).
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cover design by AUBREY BEARDSLEY. Printed at the
Ballantyne Press. 500 copies, sm. 4to. 7s. 6d. net.

DAVIDSON (JOHN).
FLEET ST. ECLOGUES. 2nd edition, fcap. 8vo, buckram.
5s. net.

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DAVIDSON (JOHN).
A RANDOM ITINERARY AND A BALLAD. With a frontispiece
and title-page by LAURENCE HOUSMAN. 600 copies.
Fcap. 8vo, Irish Linen. 5s. net.

DAVIDSON (JOHN).
THE NORTH WALL. Fcap. 8vo. 2s. 6d. net.
The few remaining copies transferred by the Author to the
present Publishers.

DE GRUCHY (AUGUSTA).
UNDER THE HAWTHORN AND OTHER VERSES. Frontis-
piece by WALTER CRANE. 300 copies, cr. 8vo. 5s. net.
Also 30 copies on Japanese vellum. 15s. net.

DE TABLEY (LORD).
POEMS, DRAMATIC AND LYRICAL. By JOHN LEICESTER
WARREN (Lord De Tabley). Illustrations and cover design
by C.S. RICKETTS. 2nd edition, cr. 8vo. 7s. 6d. net.

FIELD (MICHAEL).
SIGHT AND SONG (Poems on Pictures). 400 copies, fcap. 8vo.
5s. net. [Very few remain.

FIELD (MICHAEL).
STEPHANIA: A TRIALOGUE IN 3 ACTS. 250 copies, pott 4to,
6s. net. [Very few remain.

GALE (NORMAN).
ORCHARD SONGS. With title-page and cover design by J.
ILLINGWORTH KAY. Fcap. 8vo. Irish Linen. 5s. net.
Also a special edition limited in number on hand-made
paper bound in English vellum. £1 1s. net.

GARNETT (RICHARD).
POEMS. With title-page by J. ILLINGWORTH KAY. 350
copies, cr. 8vo. 5s. net.

GOSSE (EDMUND).
THE LETTERS OF THOMAS LOVELL BEDDOES. Now first
edited. Pott 8vo. 5s. net.

6 THE PUBLICATIONS OF

GRAHAME (KENNETH).
PAGAN PAPERS: A VOLUME OF ESSAYS. With title-page
by AUBREY BEARDSLEY. Fcap 8vo. 5s. net.

GREENE (G.A.).
ITALIAN LYRICISTS OF TO-DAY. Translations in the original
metres from about 35 living Italian poets with bibliographi-
cal and biographical notes, cr. 8vo. 5s. net.

HAKE (T. GORDON).
A SELECTION FROM HIS POEMS. Edited by Mrs. MEYNELL.
With a portrait after D.G. ROSSETTI, and a cover design
by GLEESON WHITE. Cr. 8vo. 5s. net.

HALLAM (ARTHUR HENRY).
THE POEMS, together with his essay "On Some of the
Characteristics of Modern Poetry and on the Lyrical Poems
of Alfred Tennyson." Edited, with an introduction, by
RICHARD LE GALLIENNE. 550 copies, fcap. 8vo. 5s. net.
[Very few remain
.

HAMILTON (COL. IAN).
THE BALLAD OF HADJI AND OTHER POEMS. Etched
frontispiece by WM. STRANG. 550 copies, 12 mo. 3s. net.
Transferred by the Author to the present Publishers
.

HAZLITT (WILLIAM).
LIBER AMORIS, a reprint of the 1823 edition, with numerous
original documents appended never before printed, includ-
ing Mrs. Hazlitt's Diary in Scotland, Portrait after Bewick,
Facsimile Letters, etc., and the Critical Introduction by
RICHARD LE GALLIENNE prefixed to the edition of 1893.
A limited number only. 4to. £1 1s. net. [In the press.

HICKEY (EMILY H.).
VERSE TALES, LYRICS AND TRANSLATIONS. 300 pages,
imp. 16mo. 5s. net.

HORNE (HERBERT P.).
DIVERSI COLORES. Poems, with ornaments by the Author.
250 copies, 16mo. 5s. net.

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JAMES (W.P.).
ROMANTIC PROFESSIONS: A volume of Essays. With title-
page designed by J. ILLINGWORTH KAY. Cro. 8vo. 5s.
net
.

JOHNSON (EFFIE).
IN THE FIRE AND OTHER FANCIES. Frontispiece by WALTER
CRANE. 500 copies, imp. 16mo. 3s. 6d. net.

JOHNSON (LIONEL).
THE ART OF THOMAS HARDY. Six Essays, with etched
portrait by WM. STRANG, and Bibliography by JOHN
LANE, cr. 8vo. 5s. 6d. net.
ALso 150 copies, large paper, with proofs of the portrait.
£1s. 1s. net. [Very shortly.

JOHNSON (LIONEL).
A VOLUME OF POEMS. Fcap. 8vo. 5s. net. [In preparation.

KEATS (JOHN).
THREE ESSAYS, now issued in book form for the first time.
Edited by H. BUXTON FORMAN, with life-mask by
HAYDON. Fcap. 4to. 10s. 6d. net. [Very few remain.

KEYNOTES SERIES.
Each volume with specially designed title-page by AUBREY
BEARDSLEY. Cr. 8vo, cloth. 3s. 6d. net.
Vol. I. KEYNOTES. By GEORGE EGERTON.
[Fourth edition now ready.
Vol. II. THE DANCING FAUN. By FLORENCE FARR.
[Immediately.
Vol III. POOR FOLK. Translated from the Russian of F.
DOSTOIEVSKY by LENA MILMAN, with a preface by
GEORGE MOORE. [Very shortly.
Vol. IV. A CHILD OF THE AGE. By FRANCIS ADAMS.
[In rapid preparation.
Vol. V. THE GREAT GOD PAN AND THE INMOST LIGHT
By ARTHUR MACHEN. [In preparation.

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LEATHER (R.K.).
VERSES. 250 copies fcap. 8vo. 3s. net.
Transferred by the Author to the present Publishers.

LEATHER (R.K.), & RICHARD LE GALLIENNE.
THE STUDENT AND THE BODY-SNATCHER AND OTHER
TRIFLES.
A few of the 50 large paper copies remain. 7s. 6d. net.
[Small paper edition out of print
.

LE GALLIENNNE (RICHARD).
PROSE FANCIES. With portrait of the Author by WILSON
STEER. Cr. 8vo, purple cloth, uniform with "The
Religion of a Literary Man." 5s. net. Also a limited
large paper edition. 12s. 6d. net. [Immediately.

LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD).
THE BOOK BILLS OF NARCISSUS. An account rendered by
RICHARD LE GALLIENNE. 2nd edition, cr. 8vo, buck-
ram. 3s. 6d. net.
LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD).
ENGLISH POEMS. 3rd edition, cr. 8vo, purple cloth, uniform
with the "Religion of a Literary Man." 5s. net.

LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD).
GEORGE MEREDITH: some Characteristics; with a Bibliography
(much enlarged) by JOHN LANE, portrait &c. 3rd edition,
cr. 8vo. 5s. 6d. net.

LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD).
THE RELIGION OF A LITERARY MAN. 4th thousand, cr. 8vo,
purple cloth. 3s. 6d. net.
Also a special rubricated edition on hand-made paper, 8vo.
10s. 6d. net.

LETTERS TO LIVING ARTISTS.
500 copies, fcap. 8vo. 3s. 6d. net. [Very few remain.

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MARSTON (PHILIP BOURKE).
A LAST HARVEST: LYRICS AND SONNETS FROM THE BOOK
OF LOVE. Edited by LOUISE CHANDLER MOULTON.
500 copies, post 8vo. 5s. net.
Also 50 copies on large paper, hand-made. 10s. 6d. net.
[Very few remain.

MARTIN (W. WILSEY).
QUATRAINS, LIFE'S MYSTERY AND OTHER POEMS. 16mo.
2s. 6d. net. [Very few remain.

MARZIALS (THEO.).
THE GALLERY OF PIGEONS AND OTHER POEMS. Post 8vo.
4s. 6d. net. [Very few remain.
Transferred by the Author to the present Publishers.

MEYNELL (MRS.), (ALICE C. THOMPSON).
POEMS. 2nd edition, fcap. 8vo. 3s. 6d. net. A few of the 50
large paper copies (1st edition) remain. 12s. 6d. net.

MEYNELL (MRS.).
THE RHYTHM OF LIFE AND OTHER ESSAYS. 2nd edition,
fcap. 8vo. 3s. 6d. net. A few of the 50 large paper copies
(1st edition) remaind, 12s. 6d.net.

MONKHOUSE (ALLAN).
BOOKS AND PLAYS: A VOLUME OF ESSAYS. 400 copies.
crown 8vo. 5s. net. [Shortly,

MURRAY (ALMA),
PORTRAIT AS BEATRICE CENCI. With critical notice con-
taining four letters from ROBERT BROWNING. 8vo, wrapper.
2s. net.

NETTLESHIP (J.T.).
ROBERT BROWNING. Essays and Thoughts.
Third edition cr
8vo. 5s. 6d. net, in preparation. Half a dozen of the
Whatman L.P. copies (first edition) remain, £1 1s net

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NOBLE (JAS. ASHCROFT).
THE SONNET IN ENGLAND AND OTHER ESSAYS. Title-page
and cover design by AUSTIN YOUNG. 600 copies, cr. 8vo.
5s. net. Also 50 copies L.P. 12s. 6d. net.

NOEL (HON. RODEN).
POOR PEOPLE'S CHRISTMAS. 250 copies, 16mo. 1s. net.
[Very few remain.

OXFORD CHARACTERS.
A series of lithographed portraits by WILL ROTHENSTEIN, with
text by F. YORK POWELL and others. To be issued monthly
in term. Each number will contain two portraits. Parts I.
to V. ready. 200 sets only, folio, wrapper, 5s. net per part;
25 special large paper sets containing proof impressions of
the portraits signed by the artist, 10s. 6d net per part.

PINKERTON (PERCY).
GALEAZZO: A Venetian Episode and other Poems. Etched
frontispiece. 16 mo. 5s. net. [Very few remain.
Transferred by the Author to the present Publishers.

RADFORD (DOLLIE).
SONGS. A new volume of verse. [In preparation.

RADFORD (ERNEST).
CHAMBERS TWAIN. Frontispiece by WALTER CRANE. 250
copies, imp. 16mo. 5s. net.
Also 50 copies large paper, 10s. 6d. net. [Very few remain.

RHYMER'S CLUB, THE SECOND BOOK OF THE.
With contributions by E. DOWSON, E.J. ELLIS, G.A. GREENE,
A. HILLIER, L. JOHNSON, R. LE GALLIENNE, V. PLARR,
E. RADFORD, E. RHYS, T.W. ROLLESTON, A. SYMONS,
J. TODHUNTER, AND W.B. YEATS. 500 copies (400 for
sale). Sq. 16mo. 5s. net.
Also 50 copies large paper. 10s. 6d. net. [Immediately.

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RICKETTS (C.S.) AND C.H> SHANNON.
HERO AND LEANDER. By CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE and
GEORGE CHAPMAN. With Borders, Initials, and Illus-
trations designed and engraved on the wood by C.S.
RICKETTS AND C.H. SHANNON. Bound in English
vellum and gold. 200 copies only. 35s. net.
[Immediately.

RHYS (ERNEST).
A LONDON ROSE AND OTHER RHYMES. With title-page
designed by SELWYN IMAGES. 600 copies, cr. 8vo.
5s. net.[Immediately.

SCHAFF (DR. P.).
LITERATURE AND POETRY: Papers on Dante, etc. Portrait
and Plates, 100 copies only, 8vo. 10s. net.

STODDARD (R.H.).
THE LION'S CUB; WITH OTHER VERSE. Portrait. 100 copies
only, bound in an illuminated Persian design, fcap. 8vo.
5s. net. [Very few remain.

STREET (G.S.).
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A BOY. Passages selected by his
friend, G.S.S. With title-page designed by C.W.
FURSE. 500 copies, fcap. 8vo. 3s. 6d. net.
[Immediately.

SYMONDS (JOHN ADDINGTON).
IN THE KEY OF BLUE, AND OTHER PROSE ESSAYS. Cover
design by C.S. RICKETTS. 2nd edition, thick cr. 8vo.
8s. 6d. net.

THOMPSON (FRANCIS).
A VOLUME OF POEMS. With frontispiece, title-page, and
cover design by LAURENCE HOUSMAN. 4th edition,
pott 4to. 5s. net.

TODHUNTER (JOHN).
A SICILIAN IDYLL. Frontispiece by WALTER CRANE. 250
copies. Imp. 16mo 5s. net.
Also 50 copies large paper, fcap. 4to. 10s. 6d. net.
[Very few remain.

12 THE PUBLICATIONS OF

TOMSON (GRAHAM R.).
AFTER SUNSET. A volume of Poems. With title-page and
cover design by R. ANNING BELL. 12mo. 5s. net.
Also a limited large paper edition, 12s. 6d. net.
[In preparation.

TREE (H. BEERBOHM).
THE IMAGINATIVE FACULTY, a Lecture delivered at the Royal
Institution. With portrait of Mr. TREE from an unpublished
drawing by the Marchioness of Granby. Fcap. 8vo, boards.
2s. 6d. net.

TYNAN HINKSON (KATHARINE).
CUCKOO SOONS. With title-page and cover design by LAUR-
ENCE HOUSMAN. Fcap. 8vo. 5s. net.

VAN DYKE (HENRY).
THE POETRY OF TENNYSON. 3rd edition, enlarged, cr. 8vo.
5s. 6d. net.
The late Laureate himself gave valuable aid in corrected
various details.

WATSON (WILLIAM).
THE ELOPING ANGELS: A CAPRICE. Second edition, sq.
16mo, buckram. 3s. 6d. net.

WATSON (WILLIAM).
EXCURSIONS IN CRITICISM; BEING SOME PROSE RECREATIONS
OH A RHYMER. 2nd edition, cr. 8vo. 5s. net.

WATSON (WILLIAM).
THE PRINCE'S QUEST, AND OTHER POEMS. With a biblio-
graphical note added. 2nd edition, fcap. 8vo. 4s. 6d. net.

WEDMORE (FREDERICK).
PASTORALS OF FRANCE—RENUNCIATIONS. A volume of
Stories. Title-page by JOHN FULLEYLOVE, R.I. 3rd edition
cr. 8vo. 5s. net. [In preparation.
A few of the large paper copies of Renunciations (1st edition)
remain, 10s. 6d. net.

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WICKSTEED (P.H.).
DANTE: SIX SERMONS. 3rd edition, cr. 8vo. 2s. net.

WILDE (OSCAR).
THE SPHINX. A Poem. Decorated throughout in line and
colour and bound in a design by CHARLES RICKETTS. 250
copies, £2 2s. net. 25 copies large paper, £ 5s, net.
[Very shortly.

WILDE (OSCAR).
The incomparable and ingenious history of Mr. W. H., being
the true secret of Shakespear's sonnets, now for the first
time here fully set fort. With initial letters and cover
design by CHARLES RICKETTS. 500 copies, 10s. 6d. net.
Also 50 copies large paper, 21s. net. [In preparation.

WILDE (OSCAR).
DRAMATIC WORKS, now printed for the first time. With a
specially designed binding to each volume, by CHARLES
SHANNON. 500 copies, sm. 4to, 7s. 6d. net per vol.
Also 50 copies large paper, 15s. net per vol.
Vol. I. LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN. A comedy in four acts.
[Ready.
Vol. II. A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE. A comedy in four
acts. [Immediately.
Vol. III. THE DUCHESS OF PADUA. A blank verse tragedy in
five acts. [Very shortly.

WILDE (OSCAR).
SALOME: A TRAGEDY IN ONE ACT, done into English, with
10 illustrations, title-page, tail-piece, and cover design by
AUBREY BEARDSLEY. 500 copies, sm. 4to. 15s. net. Also
100 copies large paper, 30s. net.

WYNNE (FRANCES).
WHISPER. A volume of Verse. Fcap. 8vo. 2s. 6d. net.
A Memoir by KATHARINE TYNAN and a portrait have
been added.
Transferred by the Author to the Present Publishers.

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The Hobby Horse.

A new series of this illustrated magazine will be published quaterly by
subscription, under the Editorship of Herbert P. Horne. Subscrip-
tion £1 per annum, post free, for the four numbers. Quarto, printed
on hand-made paper, and issued in a limited edition to subscribers
only. The magazine will contain articles upon Literature, Music,
Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, and the Decorative Arts; Poems
Essays; Fiction; original Designs; with reproductions of
pictures and drawings by the old masters and con-
temporary artists. There will be a new title-page
and ornaments designed by the Editor.
Among the contributors to the
Hobby Horse are:
THE LATE MATTHEW ARNOLD.
LAURENCE BINYON.
WILFRID BLUNT.
FORD MADOX BROWN.
THE LATE ARTHUR BURGESS.
E. BURNE-JONES, A.R.A.
AUSTIN DOBSON.
RICHARD GARNETT, LL.D.
A.J. HIPKINS, F.S.A.
SELWYN IMAGE.
LIONEL JOHNSON.
RICHARD LE GALLIENNE.
SIR F. LEIGHTON, Bart., P.R.A.
T HOPE MCLACHLAN.
MAY MORRIS.
C. HUBERT H. PARRY, Mus. Doc.
A.W. POLLARD.
F. YORK POWELL.
CHRISTINA G. ROSSETTI.
W.M. ROSSETTI.
JOHN RUSKIN, D.C.L., LL.D.
FREDERICK SANDYS.
THE LATE W. BELL SCOTT.
FREDERICK J. SHIELDS.
JH. SHORTHOUSE.
THE LATE JAMES SMETHAM.
SIMEON SOLOMON.
A. SOMERVELL.
THE LATE J. ADDINGTON SYMONDS.
KATHARINE TYNAN.
G.F. WATTS, R.A.
FREDERICK WEDMORE.
OSCAR WILDE.
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"Nearly every book put out by MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS
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Lyrical,' of Lord De Tabley."—Newcastle Daily Chronicle.

"A ray of hopefulness is stealing again into English poetry
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Even unbelief wears braver colours. Despite the jeremiads,
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AND JOHN LANE).—MR. ZANGWILL, in Pall Mall Magazine.

"One can nearly always be certain, when one sees on the
title-page of any given book the name of MESSRS. ELKIN
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"All MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS AND JOHN LANE's books are
so beautifully printed and so tastefully issued, that it rejoices
the heart of a book-lover to handle them; but they have
shown their sound judgment not less markedly in the literary
quality of their publications. The choiceness of form is not
inappropriate to the matter, which is always of something
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the better publishers at one time prided themselves; they
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and a snare. The record of MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS AND
JOHN LANE is perfect in this respect, and their imprint is a
guarantee of the worth of what they publish."
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