The Defence of Guenevere, and Other Poems.
Morris, William.

London: Bell and Daldy, 1858. First edition of the author's first book. Dedication to Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Lacking the ads, which are known to appear in later issues, but with the tipped in errata slip, which may signal a later issue. A little light foxing to first and last few leaves. Bookplate of Southern California printer and book designer Ward Ritchie. A good, clean copy. Original brown diced cloth. gilt spine, covers ruled in blind. Octavo. viii, 248 pp. (Item ID: 14513)


Forman 4. Fredeman 43.11. Hayward 276. Tinker Library, 1600. Wise, Ashley Library, III, p. 162.

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