Original bifolium from the Kelmscott Press edition of The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer.
Place Published: [London
Publisher: Kelmscott Press
Date Published: 1896]
Edition: First edition
Condition: Near fine
Book Id: 21525
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
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.