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William MORRIS

Great Britain 1834 – 1896



Great Britain 1837 – 1909


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Atalanta in Calydon: A tragedy by Algernon Swinburne. 1894 Description: Atalanta: Swinburne. Hammersmith, William Morris, 1894. 82pp + [viii] + 18 blank. (Title, borders and ornamental letters) (Limp vellum with light blue silk ties | gilt title on spine)
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, relief woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; letterpress text printed in black ink and colour Support: handmade laid linen paper
Manufacturer's Mark: Kelmscott perch
Edition: edition of 250 paper; 8 vellum
Place Published: Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press

Primary Insc: Bookplates: Poynton; Francis Pember
Dimensions: book (overall) 29.4 h x 21.6 w x 1.4 d cm page 29.0 h x 21.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Peterson(1984),A25
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.2365