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William MORRIS

Great Britain 1834 – 1896

designer

F.S ELLIS

Great Britain 1830 – 1901

editor

Sir Thomas CLANVOWE

Great Britain

author

The floure and the leafe [The floure and the leafe, & the boke of Cupide god of love, or the cuckow and the nightingale] 1896 Description: by Sir Thomas Clanvowe, Hammersmith, William Morris, 1896. 47pp + [ii] + (12 blank). (Initial words) (Bound quarter-holland, blue paper cover, title u.c. front cover printed black)
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 300 paper; 10 vellum
Place Published: Hammermith: Kelmscott Press

Dimensions: book (overall) 24.0 h x 16.8 w x 0.8 d cm page 23.4 h x 16.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Peterson(1984),A43
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.2352