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London: The Walter Scott Publishing Co., 1897. With an introductory note by E. Dixon. xx, 290 pages, short square 8vo, very handsomely bound in older vellum-backed pink cloth; small leather label and large gilt-stamped flower on spine (light foxing on fore-edge and neatly-inked name on front endpaper; otherwise a near fine copy in a very pretty binding), uncut edges, top edge gilt. London: The Walter Scott Publishing Co., (no date, circa 1897). One volume from The Canterbury Poets series, edited.....
New York: Putnam, 1906. Illustrated by Frederick Simpson Coburn with 6 full-page sepia plates each protected with lettered tissue, and 20 text pages with large colored headpieces and decorations. Tall 8vo, the original vellum boards with handsome gilt-stamped design by Margaret Armstrong are preserved, but the book has been re-backed in plain gray cloth, a.e.g. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1906). First Edition thus. Limited Edition - number 95 of only 100 copies printed on Japanese vellum. The limitation page.....
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1901. Each page beautifully embellished and illustrated by Margaret Armstrong. 8vo, handsome gilt-decorated green cloth, decorative endpapers, top edge gilt, uncut edges. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1901. Front hinge neatly re-enforced and a short contemporary gift inscription on blank preliminary page, still a very good(+) copy.
Los Angeles: Limited Editions Club, 1949. With an introduction by Edward Dowden. Illustrated with Engravings by Carl Schultheiss. 16 copper engravings, title in red and black. 2 vols. 4to, leather-backed boards; (spine ends slightly rubbed). Los Angeles: The Limited Editions Club, 1949. One of 1500 copies, signed by the illustrator.
Boston: Bibliophile Society, 1907. 2 black & white illustrations and 4 facsimile pages, pictorial title page. Slim 8vo, 28 pages (some are pure vellum). Handsomely rebound in 1/2 black morocco, ornately gilt spine, marbled boards. Boston: Bibliophile Society, 1907. Fine. Limited to one of 470 unnumbered copies.
Philadelphia: Gennie & Co., 1886. Illustrated with 60 fine etchings and wood cuts, maps and facsimilies, rubricated title. 6 volumes, tall thick 8vo, green cloth, lightly rubbed, untrimmed, t.e.g. Philadelphia: Gennie & Co., 1886. Editiion de Luxe. Very Good (+). One of 1000 numbered copies. Previous owners name on fly-leaf.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1926. 10 volumes. Each volume has a color frontispiece which is repeated in sepia, and some additional black-and-white plates, all protected with lettered tissue. Thick 8vos, handsomely bound in publisher's 3/4 blue morocco with gilt-stamped thistle decorations on the spine panels; uncut edges, top edges gilt. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1926-1927. Limited edition; number 159 of 750 Large Paper copies. Several volumes have minor damp-stains that are barely visible on top edges of some pages. Still a very.....
Edinburgh: T.C. and E.C. Jack, 1896. Edited by W.E. Henley and T.F. Henderson. Frontispieces. Illustrated with etchings by William Hole as well as other reproductions. Title pages in red and black. 4 thick volumes, blue morocco leather, gilt stamped inner dentelles and spines, top page edges gilt, bound by Charles E. Lauriat. Edinburgh, T.C. and E.C. Jack, 1896. A near fine set.