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Folio Society Works Of Geoffrey Chaucer - Facsimile of Kelmscott Press Edition
2002. This book is like new and unread inside, BUT the clamshell case got very light marks/ scuffs. Folio Illustrated Folio Society Works Of Geoffrey Chaucer - Facsimile of the Kelmscott Press Edition illustrated by William Morris This facsimile edition was limited to 1,010 copies of which 1,000 were produced for sale PUBLISHED BY Folio Society, London This elephant folio is a faithful reproduction of William Morris' Kelmscott Chaucer with the famous eighty-seven wood-engraved illustrations by Edward Burne-Jones the paper has been specially made in Cumbria and the binding design has been redrawn by David Eccles Text in red and black throughout, with numerous fine illustrations and borders in the text; Bound in cream Nigerian goatskin to a decorative gilt binding design from a copy bound by T. J. Cobden-Sanderson at the Doves Bindery in 1900, elaborately blocked with a design by William Morris Gilded top edge, ribbon silk marker. Handmade laid endpapers from the Fabriani Mill, Italy measured by 12" x 17" Presented in a cloth clamshell box with leather title label to spine. CONDITION DESCRIPTION: This book is in like new and unread condition, clamshell case got very light marks/ scuffes, clean inside pages, tight bindings, firm hardcover. The set will be a great addition to your family library SHIPPING / HANDLING: Book(s) will be handled/packed very safely, and shipped via USPS media mail with delivery confirmation.
Bookseller: finebooks100 [Houston, Texas, US]
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