La Multiple Splendeur: Poemes (The Manifold Splendour)
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Societe Du Mercure De France
Date Published: 1906
Book Id: 36693
168pp. Duodecimo [18 cm] Red cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Good only. The extremities are darkened, rubbed and heavily bumped. The boards are mildly stained, and the underlying boards are peeking through at the corners. There is a lengthy gift inscription on the front free endsheet. The text block is cracked multiple times. Browned pages. French text.
Emile Verhaeren just barely missed the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1911. The Societe Du Mercure De France was associated with the symbolist movement.