The Works of... [with] A Companion Volume to the Kelmscott Chaucer. Geoffrey CHAUCER.
The Works of... [with] A Companion Volume to the Kelmscott Chaucer.
The Works of... [with] A Companion Volume to the Kelmscott Chaucer.

The Works of... [with] A Companion Volume to the Kelmscott Chaucer.

(London: Basilisk Press, 1974-5). Limited edition, no. 454 of 515 copies. Two volumes. Folio. ii, (2), 554, (2); 146 pp. Publisher's cloth using the Larkspur pattern designed by William Morris, vividly printed in red by Liberty, both volumes housed within the original grey board slipcase. Illustrations, initials and decorative borders throughout volume I, volume II with 34 illustrations plus 85 tipped in facsimiles of Edward Burne-Jones' drawings for the original publication. A few trivial abrasions to the slipcase, else fine. A magnificent facsimile of the Kelmscott Chaucer, the second volume providing an insightful description of the work and its illustrations. Item #27190

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