KELMSCOTT PRESS MORRIS (WILLIAM) A Dream of John Ball and a King's Lesson

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Lot 904
KELMSCOTT PRESS MORRIS (WILLIAM)
A Dream of John Ball and a King's Lesson

Sold for £ 1,176 (US$ 1,636) inc. premium

Printed Books and Maps

24 Jun 2009, 14:00 BST

Oxford

Modern First Editions, Children's and Illustrated
MORRIS (WILLIAM) A Dream of John Ball and a King's Lesson, one of 300 copies on paper, of an edition of 311 copies, printed in red and black, wood-engraved frontispiece by W.H. Hooper after Edward Burne-Jones, ornamental borders and initials, bookplate of Joseph Silkin, publisher's limp vellum, silk ties, uncut [Petersen A6], small 4to, Kelmscott Press, 1892

Footnotes

  • This was the first of the Kelmscott books to contain a full-page illustration.
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