The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Chaucer, Geoffrey , Edward Burne-Jones(illus.)
Place Published: Cleveland
Publisher: The World Publishing Company
Date Published: 1958
Edition: Facsimile of the Kelmscott Press edition
Book Id: 41292
554pp. Folio [33 cm] Cream colored cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and elaborate embossed designs on the spine and covers. Very good. The covers are a bit soiled. The most prominent area of soiling is a mark, measuring roughly 6" long on the front cover. There is a short split in the front board at the head of the spine along the joint. The pages are tanned, but very clean. The book is sturdy. No dust jacket.
A Facsimile of The William Morris Kelmscott Chaucer with the Original 87 Illustrations by Edward Burne-Jones. Together with an Introduction by John T. Winterich. With a glossary for the modern reader.