Inside the original 1910 version of our Daphnis & Chloe journal cover design lay one of the oldest and most effortlessly romantic stories ever written. This gilt and crushed levant morocco binding by Émile-Philippe Mercier contained Jacques Amyot’s French translation of the romantic tale Daphnis and Chloe. The original story was composed by the 2nd-century Greek author Longus, a little-known writer assumed to have been a freedman of a Roman family.
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