The Life and Death of Jason (1895)." /> MORRIS, WILLIAM. The Life and Death of Jason. A Poem. London: F.S. Ellis, n.d. [?1870s]. <I>8vo, original blue and tan boards, printed paper spine label, unopened, spine and fore-corners worn, tears along front outer joint, cloth slipcase.</I> Apparently one of 25 large-paper copies, PRESENTATION COPY TO SIR EDWARD BURNE-JONES, inscribed by Morris on the half-title: "Edward Burne Jones from his friend the Author," title-page vignette (repeated on last page). See Fredeman 43.12 and Colbeck Collection, vol. 2, p. 578, for first edition of 1867 (the eighth edition, revised, appeared in 1882). Bookplates of Burne-Jones and Hugh Walpole. Burne-Jones later contributed two illustrations to the Kelmscott Press edition of <I>The Life and Death of Jason</I> (1895). | Christie's