Prospectus: The Yellow Book 3 (Oct. 1894)

The Yellow Book An Illustrated Quarterly

Volume III October 1894
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The Yellow Book
An Illustrated Quarterly

THE Third Volume of THE YELLOW BOOK, which will in
future be published by JOHN LANE, will be ready in the
second week of October. The following is a list of the
Contents:

Literature

Women—Wives or Mothers . By A Woman
"Tell Me not Now" . . William Watson
The Headswoman . . . Kenneth Grahame
Credo . . . . . Arthur Symons
White Magic . . . . Ella D'Arcy
Fleurs de Feu . . . . José Maria de Hérédia, of the
French Academy
Flowers of Fire, a Translation . Ellen M. Clerke
When I am King . . . Henry Harland
To a Bunch of Lilac . . Theo Marzials
Apple-Blossom in Brittany . Ernest Dowson
To Salomé at St. James's . . Theodore Wratislaw
Second Thoughts . . . Arthur Moore
Twilight . . . . . Olive Custance
Tobacco Clouds . . . Lionel Johnson
Reiselust . . . . . Annie Macdonnell
To Every Man a Damsel or Two C. S.
A Song and a Tale . . . Nora Hopper
De Profundis . . . . S. Cornish Watkins
A Study in Sentimentality . Hubert Crackanthorpe
George Meredith . Morton Fullerton
Jeanne-Marie . . . . Leila Macdonald
Parson Herrick's Muse . . C. W. Dalmon
A Note on George the Fourth . Max Beerbohm
The Ballad of a Nun . . John Davidson

Art

Mantegna . . . . By Philip Broughton
From a Lithograph . . . George Thomson
Portrait of Himself . . . Aubrey Beardsley
Lady Gold's Escort . . . " "
The Wagnerites . . . " "
La Dame aux Camélias . . " "
From a Pastel . . . . Albert Foschter
Collins' Music Hall, Islington . Walter Sickert
The Lion Comique . . . " "
Charley's Aunt . . . " "
The Mirror . . . . P. Wilson Steer
Skirt-Dancing . . . . " "
A Sunset . . . . William Hyde
George the Fourth . . . Max Beerbohm
Study of a Head . . . An Unknown Artist

    There will also be a new title-page and cover design by Mr.
Aubrey Beardsley.

    The Fourth Edition of Volume I. and the Third Edition of
Volume II. are still to be had at all libraries, booksellers' and
railway bookstalls, price 5s. per volume net.

    Appended are the contents of Volumes I. & II.


Contents of Volume I.

Literature

The Death of the Lion . . By Henry James
Tree-Worship . . . . Richard Le Gallienne
A Defence of Cosmetics . . Max Beerbohm
Δαιμονζσμενος . . . . Arthur Christopher Benson
Irremediable . . . . Ella D'Arcy
The Frontier . . . . William Watson
Night on Curbar Edge . . " "
A Sentimental Cellar . . George Saintsbury
Stella Maris . . . . Arthur Symons
Mercedes . . . . Henry Harland
A Broken Looking-Glass . . " "
Alere Flammam . . . Edmund Gosse
A Dream of November . . " "
The Dedication . . . Fred M. Simpson
A Lost Masterpiece . . . George Egerton
Reticence in Literature . . Arthur Waugh
Modern Melodrama . . Hubert Crackanthorpe
London . . . . . John Davidson
Down-a-down . . . . " "

The Love-Story of Luigi
    Tansillo . . . . Richard Garnett, LL.D.
The Fool's Hour . . . John Oliver Hobbes and George Moore.

Art

A Study . . . . . By Sir Frederic Leighton, P.R.A.
L'Education Sentimentale . Aubrey Beardsley
Le Puy en Velay . . . Joseph Pennell
The Old Oxford Music Hall . Walter Sickert
Portrait of a Gentleman . . Will Rothenstein
The Reflected Faun . . Laurence Housman
Night Piece . . . . Aubrey Beardsley
A Study . . . . . Sir Frederic Leighton, P.R.A.
Portrait of a Lady . . . Will Rothenstein
Portrait of Mrs. Patrick
    Campbell . . . Aubrey Beardsley
The Head of Minos . . J. T. Nettleship
Portrait of a Lady . . . Charles W. Furse
A Lady Reading . . . Walter Sickert
A Book Plate . . . . Aubrey Beardsley
A Book Plate . . . . R. Anning Bell


Contents of Volume II.

Literature

The Gospel of Content . . By Frederick Greenwood
Poor Cousin Louis. . . Ella D'Arcy
The Composer of "Carmen" . Charles Willeby
Thirty Bob a Week. . . John Davidson
A Responsibility . . . Henry Harland
A Song . . . . Dollie Radford
Passed . . . . Charlotte M. Mew
Sat est Scripsisse . . Austin Dobson
Three Stories . . . V., 0., C. S.
In a Gallery . . . Katharine De Mattos
The Yellow Book, criticised . Philip Gilbert Hamerton, LL.D.
Dreams . . . . Ronald Campbell Macfie
Madame Réjane . . . Dauphin Meunier
The Roman Road . . . Kenneth Grahame
Betrothed . . . . Norman Gale
Thy Heart's Desire . . Netta Syrett
Reticence in Literature . . Hubert Crackanthorpe
My Study . . . . Alfred Hayes
A Letter to the Editor . . Max Beerbohm
An Epigram . . . . William Watson
The Coxon Fund . . . Henry James

Art

Renaissance of Venus . . . . Walter Crane
The Lamplighter . . . . A. S. Hartrick
Comedy Ballet of Marionettes as per-
    formed by the Troupe of the
    “Théâtre Impossible," posed in
    three drawings by . . Aubrey Beardsley
Garçon de Café . . . . . " "
The Slippers of Cinderella . . . " "
Portrait of Madame Réjane . . . " "
A Landscape . . . . . Alfred Thornton
Ada Lundberg . . . . . Walter Sickert
The Old Bedford Music Hall: Little
    Dot Hetherington . . . " "
Portrait of Aubrey Beardsley . . . " "
The Old Man's Garden . . . . E. J. Sullivan
The Quick and the Dead . . . . " "
Reminiscence of “The Transgressor” . . Francis Forster
An Idyll . . . . . W. Brown MacDougall
A Lady and Gentleman . . . . P. Wilson Steer
Portrait of Himself . . . . " "
Portrait of Henry James . . . . J. S. Sargent, A.R.A.
Girl Resting . . . . . Sydney Adamson
A Study . . . . . Bernhard Sickert
For the Backs of Playing Cards . . . Aymer Vallance


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MLA citation: Prospectus: The Yellow Book 3 (Oct. 1894). Mark Samuels Lasner Collection, on loan to the University of Delaware Library, Newark. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2011. Web. [Date of access]. http://www.1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YBV3_prospectus.html