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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 508

    [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. A Dream of John Ball and A King's Lesson. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892.

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    [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. A Dream of John Ball and A King's Lesson. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892.

    Small 4o. Printed in red and black in Golden type. Woodcut frontispiece after a design by Edward Burne-Jones, facing page with full woodcut page-border, numerous 10-line and smaller initial capitals. Original limp vellum, silk ties, gilt-lettered on spine, uncut; quarter morocco slipcase (front cover slightly bowed).

    LIMITED EDITION, one of 300 copies from a total edition of 311. Peterson A6.


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