544
544
Cleverdon, Douglas--Jones, David--Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER. BRISTOL: DOUGLAS CLEVERDON, 1929
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4,0006,000
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544
Cleverdon, Douglas--Jones, David--Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER. BRISTOL: DOUGLAS CLEVERDON, 1929
Estimate
4,0006,000
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Cleverdon, Douglas--Jones, David--Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER. BRISTOL: DOUGLAS CLEVERDON, 1929
4to, NUMBER 196 OF 460 COPIES SIGNED BY DAVID JONES, 10 copper engravings by David Jones, later full navy morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe with outline of a ship and coastal scene blocked in blind on boards, titled in blind on spine, top edge gilt, morocco endpapers, collector's matching navy morocco and cloth slipcase
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Literature

The Artist and the Book 136; Ransom, Cleverdon 7

Catalogue Note

A FINELY BOUND OF COPY OF DOUGLAS CLEVERDON'S LIMITED EDITION OF COLERIDGE'S BALLAD. Cleverdon began publishing around the same time as he set up his own bookshop in Bristol, and sought "to produce finely printed books with illustrations...by the most vital of contemporary artists" (quoted in Ransom).

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