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Auction:
2433
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2433
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Kelmscott Press), Morris, William (1834-1896), The Life and Death of Jason, London: 1895, with two page woodblock frontis and rear illustration, ornamental borders and initials, limp vellum with ties, 4to, (spine and cover losses to vellum, especially to spine and front cover, with associated chipping and minor losses to footer pages, ties worn and with losses, minor spotting).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Kelmscott Press, London, Book design, Bookbinding, Limp vellum, William Morris

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