Author: Michael Drayton
Publisher: London, Sold by Messrs Hacon and Ricketts. 1896
Limited edition of 210 copies on paper. With frontispiece, borders and initials by Ricketts.
8vo., original patterned paper (mouse and nut) designed by Ricketts, paper spine label. Spine a little darkened, otherwise a very good copy.
Nymphidia is a mock-heroic series of fairy poems, or 'Nimphalls'. “Apart from its poetical beauty, the Nimphidia is interesting as the source of Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’”