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The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Limited Edition Facsimile of the Kelmscott Chaucer
- London: Folio Society, 2002. Limited edition, number 259 of 1000. Large 4to. Illustrated throughout with the woodcut illustrations after Sir Edward Burne-Jones and decorations, frames & initials designed by William Morris and originally engraved by C. E. Keates, printed on laid paper. Facsimile Doves Bindery binding by Smith Settle of Otley in full gilt-decorated Nigerian goatskin. In the original blue cloth solander case, with gilt-lettered morocco lettering piece to the spine. With the booklet containing the essay on the Kelmscott Chaucer by William S. Peterson. A fine copy.