Gothic Architecture. A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition Society
Gothic Architecture. A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition Society
Gothic Architecture. A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition Society

MORRIS, William. Gothic Architecture. A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition Society.

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MORRIS, William. Gothic Architecture. A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition Society. London: Kelmscott Press, 1893.

16mo.(146 x 106 mm.). Original holland-backed boards, title printed in black on upper cover; pp. [ii] + 68, [iv]; printed in black and red in Golden type, many engraved initial letters; some light scratches to boards, mild shelf-wear, otherwise a bright, crisp copy.
First, and limited edition, one of 1500 copies printed in three issues of 500. This copy either the second or third, with both typos corrected, guild, p. 41 and Eyck p. 45.
The text of a lecture first delivered at the New Gallery, for the Arts & Crafts Exhibition Society, 1889. Subsequently printed and sold in the present form during the Arts and Crafts Exhibition held at the New Gallery between October and November 1893. It was the first Kelmscott book to be printed in a 16mo format.
Peterson A18.

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