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[Spenser, Edmund.]
THE SHEPHEARDES CALENDER: CONTEYNING TWELVE AEGLOGUES, PROPORTIONABLE TO THE TWELVE MONETHES. KELMSCOTT PRESS, 1896
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 2,125 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
238
[Spenser, Edmund.]
THE SHEPHEARDES CALENDER: CONTEYNING TWELVE AEGLOGUES, PROPORTIONABLE TO THE TWELVE MONETHES. KELMSCOTT PRESS, 1896
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 2,125 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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[Spenser, Edmund.]
THE SHEPHEARDES CALENDER: CONTEYNING TWELVE AEGLOGUES, PROPORTIONABLE TO THE TWELVE MONETHES. KELMSCOTT PRESS, 1896
4to, limited to 231 copies of which this is one of 225 on paper, printed in red and black, wood-engraved frontispiece and 11 plates by Arthur Gaskin, ornamental woodcut initials, original holland-backed boards, auction cataloguing slip tipped-in, slight spotting to edges, some minor soiling to binding
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Provenance

F.E. Thompson (ownership inscription); J.P. Foster (bookplate)

Literature

Peterson A44

Catalogue Note

By an oversight the names of the author, editor and artist were omitted from the colophon. The volume was edited by F.S. Ellis.

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