Robert Herrick: poet To Electra, name of poem.
Style / Period
5.5 x 3.625 inches
[recto:] Christmas / Joy be / thine. [verso:] I dare not ask a kiss, / I dare not beg a smile; / Lest , having that on this, / I might grow proud the while. / No, no! the utmost share of my degree shall be, / Only to kiss the air / That lately kissed thee.
Christmas cards; illustrations (layout features); Victorian; flowers (plants)