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Kelmscott Press--Morris, William.
THREE VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 GBP
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243
Kelmscott Press--Morris, William.
THREE VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Kelmscott Press--Morris, William.
THREE VOLUMES, COMPRISING:

The Sundering Flood. 1897, 8vo, limited to 310 copies of which this is one of 300 on paper, printed in red and black, map by H. Cribb on front pastedown, original holland-backed boards with paper lettering piece to spine, [Peterson A51], minor paper flaw to title, some creases and tears to spine lettering piece; Love is Enough. 1898, 4to, limited to 308 copies of which this is one of 300 on paper, printed in red, blue and black, wood-engraved frontispiece and one illustration after Edward Burne-Jones, original limp vellum, silk ties, [Peterson A52], bookdealer's cataloguing slip tipped-in; A Note by William Morris on his Aims in Founding the Kelmscott Press... 1898, 8vo, limited to 537 copies of which this is one of 525 on paper, printed in red and black, wood-engraved frontispiece by Edward Burne-Jones, errata slip present, original holland-backed boards, [Peterson A53], bookdealer's cataloguing slip tipped-in, minor soiling to upper cover; all ornamental woodcut borders and initials (3)


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Provenance

Paul May (bookplate) [first volume]; E. Peter Jones (bookplate), J.P. Foster (bookplate) [third volume]

Catalogue Note

Also included is an Advertising List [Peterson C37] and one of fifty leaflets printed at the Cambridge University Press "for the William Morris Society's visit... on 15 July 1961".

English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations

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