By: [Kelmscott Press; Morris, William; Cobden-Sandersen; T. J. and Eccles, David (binding design)]; Chaucer, Geoffrey
London, The Folio Society: 2002
Seller ID: 1200
Binding: goat skin
Folio (12" x 16¾"). pp. iv; 552;  pp. No. 532 of 1010 copies. Full cream Nigerian goatskin blocked in gold with the original design by T.J. Cobden-Sanderson, redrawn by David Eccles. Blue cloth clamshell box with leather spine label. Two blue ribbon markers; t.e.g. An extraordinary facsimile of the Kelmscott Press' masterpiece, and what many consider the most beautiful of all printed books. As noted in the colophon: "The facsimile of the Kelmscott Chaucer has been printed for the Folio Society, London by Cambridge University Press and completed on the 20th day of February... View More...