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The History of Godefrey of Boloyne and the Conquest of Iherusalem
Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press,, 1893. Large quarto. Original limp vellum, gilt titles stamped to spine, gold silk ties. Borders 5a and 6; side, corner, half, and three-quarter borders; six- and eight-line initials; chapter titles in red, text in Troy type, table of contents and glossary in Chaucer type. Covers somewhat toned and faintly creased. An excellent copy. First Kelmscott edition, one of 300 copies. Morris himself declared Caxton's history to be "a delightful book to read".
      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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