By: [Nelson, Harold]; Thoms, William J.
Edinburgh, Otto Schulze & Co.: 1904
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 98
Binding: Half cloth over paper
Condition: Very good -
Large 4to (9½" x 12"). pp. [i - vii]; 1- 57. Limited edition of 500 copies on handmade paper. Olive green cloth over light grey card stock with titles stamped in gold on front board and spine. Full page wood cut title page in black and red, head pieces, tail pieces, floriated initial letters, historiated initial letters and full page illustrations with elaborate ornamental borders by Harold Nelson. A striking example medieval illustration in the Arts & Crafts style showing the influences of both Albrecht Durer and William Morris. Deckled edge paper. A very nice copy with bright, clea... View More...