Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors (Vol. VI New Series) [William Morris -- Robert Browning -- Alfred Tennyson -- Robert Burns -- John Milton -- Samuel Johnson]. Elbert Hubbard.
Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors (Vol. VI New Series) [William Morris -- Robert Browning -- Alfred Tennyson -- Robert Burns -- John Milton -- Samuel Johnson]
Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors (Vol. VI New Series) [William Morris -- Robert Browning -- Alfred Tennyson -- Robert Burns -- John Milton -- Samuel Johnson]

Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors (Vol. VI New Series) [William Morris -- Robert Browning -- Alfred Tennyson -- Robert Burns -- John Milton -- Samuel Johnson]

East Aurora, N.Y. Roycrofters, 1900. Hardcover. [10], 24, [[6], 25-50, [6], 51-72, [6[, 73-96, [6], 97-118, [6], 119-144, [4] p., 6 leaves of plates (frontispiece portraits); 20 cm. Half blue morocco with marbled paper over boards. Gilt-tooled spine title and decoration. Binder identified on front turn-in as Roycroft. Top page edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Blue ribbon bookmark. Title page and initials designed by Samuel Warner; illumined by Ida Metcalf. "Of this edition but nine hundred and forty-seven copies were printed and illumined by hand." This is number 584. Title within ornamental border; hand-colored initials. Statement of limitation signed by Elbert Hubbard and Ida Metcalf. Contents: William Morris -- Robert Browning -- Alfred Tennyson -- Robert Burns -- John Milton -- Samuel Johnson. Not the usual suede Roycrofter binding, but a much scarcer hardcover. In Near Fine- Conditon: corners and edges lightly rubbed; spine slightly sunned; pages and plates are clean and crisp. Near Fine -. Item #002540

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