3 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,750
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
[KELMSCOTT PRESS]. Some German Woodcuts of the Fifteenth Century. Edited by Sidney C. Cockerell. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1897 [issued 1898].
4o (290 x 210mm). Golden type, printed in red and black; thirty-five line-block illustrations, one woodcut initial. Original Holland-backed blue paper boards, uncut (upper panel with a few marks and lightly browned at the edges, corners slightly worn). Provenance: Gerard F.T. Leather (heraldic bookplate); M.S. Slocum (signature).
LIMITED EDITION. One of 225 copies on paper of a total edition of 233. Peterson A 49.
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