GILL, Eric. The Canterbury Tales. By Geoffrey Chaucer. Wood engravings by Eric Gill. With a quarter bound companion volume – a commentary essay by Peter Holliday.


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London: The Folio Society, 2010. Folio. pp. 764, [3]. Bound in full black morocco by G. Lachenmaier with Merida Forest endpapers, decorated and lettered in gilt to the spine and front board. De luxe facsimile edition printed by Memminger Medien Centrum on Corolla Classic laid paper. Limited to 1980 numbered copies. This being number 297. All edges gilt. Both volumes are in fine condition and housed in a matching solander box.

Also in fine condition is the separate commentary essay bound in quarter buckram: ‘The Golden Cockerel Press, The Canterbury Tales and Eric Gill’ by Peter Holliday. Folio. pp. 48. Illustrated.



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