3 March 2004
MORRIS, William (1834-1896). The Earthly Paradise. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896-1897.
8 volumes, 4° (235 x 165mm). Golden type, printed in black and red. Wood-engraved borders and initials, colophon with printer's device. Original limp vellum with ties (occasional very light spots to some covers).
LIMITED TO 225 COPIES ON PAPER at 30 shillings. The first Kelmscott Press production to be printed on paper bearing the apple watermark, this work also contains unique border designs. Sparling 41.
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