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William MORRIS

Great Britain 1834 – 1896


Wilfred Scawen BLUNT

Great Britain 1840 – 1922


The love-lyrics and songs of Proteus by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt with The love-sonnets of Proteus by the same author now reprinted in their full text with many sonnets omitted from the earlier editions 1892 Description: London, Reeves & Turner, 1892. 252pp + viii + 14 blank. (Coloured initials, black borders) (Bound in stiff vellum, 4 green silk ties | gilt lettering on spine)
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, relief woodcut, colour woodcut, letterpress, colour letterpress Edition: edition of 300

Primary Insc: Bookplates inside front cover: Exlibris Robert Hoe; Moribus antiquis Poynton; sale sticker MARKS &C O ANTIQUARIAN BOOKSELLERS 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD LONDON, W.C. 2.
Dimensions: book (overall) 21.0 h x 15.2 w x 3.0 d cm page 20.8 h x 14.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.2355