CAXTON, William. Chronicles of England, Westminster: 1480, 2°, single leaf P4, in English 40 lines, original rubrication in red, early manuscript notes in ink [Duff 97; STC 9991]; with an introductory note printed in 1933 and William Caxton an essay by Holbrook Jackson, London: W. H. Robinson, 1933, sm. 4°, number 2 of 100 copies, both in grey wrappers within original pigskin folder, lettered in gilt.
Also included in the lot is a single leaf from Jacobus de Voragine The Golden Legend, Westminster: Wynkyn de Worde, 1498, 2°, folio cxi, the headline 'The lyf of Saynt Geroge', with a large woodcut of St. George slaying the dragon, double column, 47 lines, inlaid on card with window mount (outer edges browned and chipped without loss of text), modern buckram case. [Duff 411; STC 24876] (2)