Poems By The Way. KELMSCOTT PRESS, William Morris.

Poems By The Way

Upper Mall, Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1891. leather_bound. [iv] 197 pages. 21 x 15 cm. Limited edition, one of 300 (13 copies printed on vellum). Golden type printed in black and red, one full-page woodcut border, six- and ten-line initials. The second publication of the press and the first to be printed in two colors , and the first to be printed at no. 14 Upper Mall, it was reviewed at the time as: “In all that is noble in temper and beautiful in art, this volume could hardly be surpassed. ” PETERSON A2. SCOTT p. 82-83. Mostly unopened, a truly fine copy with no excuses, even the original brown cloth ties are fresh, and backstrip gilt lettering bright. Orig. full vellum, yapp edges. Fine in fine green cloth slipcase. Item #21963

Price: $6,250.00

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