Gothic Architecture: A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition. KELMSCOTT PRESS, William Morris.
Gothic Architecture: A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition

Gothic Architecture: A Lecture For The Arts And Crafts Exhibition

Upper Mall, Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1893. Second edition. Hardcover. 68 pages. 14.5 x 10.5 cm. Printed in red and black. Unsubstantial signed presentation copy on title page "To Edward Burne Jones from William Morris," in pale blue ink. The second Kelmscott production in this format. FORMAN 146. "The book was done up in blue-gray and in Turner-grey boards, with linen backs, and the title printed on the front cover. There were three editions, each of 500 copies, in the second of which some errors were corrected. In the first Van Eyck's name is spelt Van Eyk." Our copy is of the second corrected edition (the error as noted by Forman on page 45.) Spine worn with some loss head and foot. Orig. gray boards and beige cloth. Very good in fine custom beige cloth clam shell box. Item #22418

Price: $850.00