By Edward Godwin; Stephani Godwin
London   George G. Harrap & Co LTD
8" by 5.5" [4], 5-175, [1pp]
The first edition of this important biography on the life and important artistic works of William Morris, illustrated with a colour frontispiece.
By Edward Godwin; Stephani Godwin

1947 Warrior Bard the Life of William Morris

London   George G. Harrap & Co LTD
8" by 5.5" [4], 5-175, [1pp]
The first edition of this important biography on the life and important artistic works of William Morris, illustrated with a colour frontispiece.
£35.00
: 0.5kgs / : 773P45

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Colour Plates, First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

The first edition of this work.

In the original unclipped dustwrapper.

'Warrior Bard' tells of the life and works of William Morris.

William Morris was a noted Victorian textile designer, artist, and poet, largely associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement, and the Pre-Raphaelite movement. He was one of the most significant cultural figures of the century.

Illustrated with a colour frontispiece, and head-pieces.

Collated, complete.

Written by Edward and Stephani Godwin.

Patterned Morris paper to the paste downs and endpapers.

Bookseller's label to the front paste down.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. Light bumping to the spine. A little discolouration to the rear board. Bookseller's label to the front paste down. Dustwrapper is a little edgeworn with some chips and closed tears. Light discolouration and some spots to the wraps. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Near Fine

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