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William MORRIS

Great Britain 1834 – 1896



Great Britain 1819 – 1900


The nature of Gothic. A chapter of The stones of Venice 1892 Description: London: George Allen, 1892. 127pp + [v] + (8 blank). (Border, initials and diagrams). (Bound in brown morocco, by EG of the Guild of Women Binders in 1921 | gilt decorations, edges, ruled | spine with raised bands)
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, relief woodcut, letterpress, line-block Support: handmade laid linen paper
Manufacturer's Mark: Kelmscott flower
Edition: edition of 500
Place Published: London: George Allen

Primary Insc: Black ink flyleaf: "H.R. Hart/ from George Allen/ with regards/ March 22nd 1892". Bookplates of Walter Henry James; Orde Poynton; Marks & Co Antiquarian Booksellers, 84 Charing Cross Road, LONDON WC 2.
Dimensions: book (overall) 20.6 h x 14.6 w x 1.9 d cm page 19.8 h x 13.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Peterson(1984),A4
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.2356