The Poetical Works of... Edited with an Introduction and Textual Notes by H. Buxton Forman. John KEATS.

The Poetical Works of... Edited with an Introduction and Textual Notes by H. Buxton Forman.

Oxford University Press, 1948. 8vo. lxxxii, (ii), 496 pp. Contemporary dark green full morocco, gilt lettered to the spine, upper board with horizontal blind rules forming four diamonds, overlaid with crossed gilt lines forming further diamonds plus four small gilt rings, a simpler gilt ruled design featuring another diamond and a cross to the lower board, gilt ruled inner dentelles, patterned endpapers hand-drawn in a style of similar to those of the Curwen Press. A little light rubbing in the groove of the upper joint, a beautiful and almost certainly unique copy. A folded sheet is loosely inserted signed by the bookbinder, Myrtle Cornish, indicating that she designed and carried out the binding at the Ealing School of Art. Item #34190

Price: £200.00

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