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(Kelmscott Press, William Morris)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Kelmscott Press, William Morris), Morris, William (1834-1896), A Dream of John Ball and a King's Lesson, London, 1892, [one of 300], full limp vellum with gilt lettered spine and green twill ties, 8vo, (small area of staining to lower edge of front cover, losses to ties, light bloom to upper edge of front and rear pastedowns, most pages uncut at top, minor soiling).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Kelmscott Press, John Ball, London, Book design, Bookbinding, Kelmscott, Limp vellum, Twill, William Morris

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