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Author: Chaucer, Geoffrey
Title: The Canterbury Tales [ 4 Volume Set ]
Price: SOLD
Edition: Limited.
Publishers: Golden Cockerel Press 1929
Hard cover in very good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: 4 volume set, hardback, quarter morocco with decorated paper covered boards, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Volume I: [i-iv] [1] 2-150 [151-152]; Volume II: [i-ii] [1] 2-188 [189-190]; Volume III: [i-iii] [1] 2-196 [197-198]; Volume IV: [i-iii] [1] 2-218 [219-220] [1]. Wood-engraved decorative borders, illustrations and initials by Eric Gill, initials printed in red, blue and black. Number 480 of 485 copies on paper, from a total edition of 500. Slightly rubbed, volume 1 with a very small chip to base of rear joint, volume 4 with very small puncture to base of spine. Contents clean, just a very few spots to prelims. A very good set. Undoubtedly one of the high-points of the output of the Golden Cockerel Press.
Book Reference: 15149

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