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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 533

    [KELMSCOTT PRESS.] MORRIS, William (1834-1896). The Wood Beyond the World. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894.

    Price Realised  

    [KELMSCOTT PRESS.] MORRIS, William (1834-1896). The Wood Beyond the World. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894.

    8o. Printed in red and black in Chaucer type. Wood-engraved frontispiece after Edward Burne-Jones. Original limp vellum, gilt-lettered on spine, ties; black morocco folding case. Provenance: Laurence B. Dixon (bookplate); Jack Grossfield (bookplate).

    LIMITED EDITION, one of 350 copies in paper from a total edition of 358. Peterson A27.


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