Item #313295 BOOKPLATE OF CHARLES D. EDWARDS. Jessie M. KING.

BOOKPLATE OF CHARLES D. EDWARDS.

circa 1907. A large (5 x 3½ inches, 130 x 91 mm) printed bookplate designed and produced by Jessie M. King for Charles D. Edwards, circa 1907. The image is of a young girl on a boat with billowing sails and stormy seas and bears the motto "That Man's Unwyse Wille Searche for Ille and Maye Prevent it Setting Stille". A fine example. Item #313295

¶ See Colin White "A Guide to the Printed Work of Jessie M. King", London, 2007, item E14. White lists 27 bookplates designed by King, done either as gifts for friends or on commission (in 1907 she would charge 7£ 7s for a bookplate design).

Price (USD): $150.00

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