London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
THE VALE PRESS -- The Passionate Pilgrim & the Songs in Shakespeare's Plays, edited by T, Sturge Moore. London: [Vale Press], 1896. 8° (187 x 120mm). Woodcut illustration and border on p.v by Charles Ricketts, woodcut initials. Taupe morocco by HUGO PELLER, a design on front cover of three abstract trees delineated in thin white morocco inlays, each one with an inlay of red or burgundy morocco possibly signifying a bird, at the foot of the trees are scattered leaves in gilt and silver, top edges gauffered and gilt, others uncut, in a grey quarter morocco folding box. ONE OF 310 COPIES. Tomkinson p.165.
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