Original bifolium from the Kelmscott Press edition of The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. Geoffrey Chaucer.

Original bifolium from the Kelmscott Press edition of The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer.

[London: Kelmscott Press, 1896]. First edition. Loose_leaf. Bifolium (i.e. pair of conjugate leaves) pp. 399-402 from "The Persoun's (Parson's) Tale." 42.4 x 58 cm, text printed in 2 columns in black and red with 3 large and12 small decorative initials. Paper slightly toned, couple faint spots, else about fine. Near fine. Item #21525

Lovely bifolium from the Kelmscott Chaucer - the highest achievment of William Morris' Kelmscott Press and one of the most acclaimed printed books of any era.

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