The Kelmscott Chaucer; the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Ref. 113701 Edition. Facsimile Edition
Illustrated By: Edward Burne-Jones
Published By: Folio Society 2008 (London)
With An afterword by William S Peterson. This magnificent work a facsimile of the famous edition with the design by William Morris, this work displays Morris and the Kelmsoctt press at the finest with such lavish design to the title page. A masterpiece and a fabulous way to purchase this most famous of Chaucer's works. the paper, Oxenford twin-wire laid, specially made at the James Cropper Mill at Burnside in Cumbria and supplied by John Purcell Paper. The binding design is by David Pearson. The binding of this edition has be executed by Sigloch Buchbinderei, Blaufelden, Germany. A fine example with a very good slipcase. 559 pp.
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Very Good
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