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(Pasadena, CA): Clinker Press, The, n.d. small 4to. broadside. Broadside with a quotation by Morris. Designed and printed by Andre Chaves of the Clinker Press in two colors. READ MORE about FORSOOTH, BROTHERS, FELLOWSHIP IS HEAVEN
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 137320
(Tualatin, OR): Clinker Press, The, 2019. oblong 4to. braodside. This lovely broadside featuring a quote from William Morris is hand printed in two colors by Andre Chaves of Clinker Press. READ MORE about LIFE IS A PROGRESSIVE SERIES OF EFFORTS
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 134032
Pasadena, CA: Clinker Press, The, 2004. small folio. broadside. Broadside with a quotation by William Morris taken from an Exerpt from News from Nowhere. With a decorative illustration. Designed and printed by Andre Chaves for the Zamorano Club. READ MORE about "YES, SURELY! AND IF OTHERS CAN SEE IT AS I HAVE SEEN IT, THEN IT MAY BE CALLED A VISION...
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 135695
Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892. 8vo. original publisher's limp vellum with silk ties. Gothic calligraphic lettering in black ink on spine. (ii), 169+(1) pages. Printed in an edition limited to 310 copies, this being one of 300 copies printed on paper. (Cockerell 5, Peterson A5, Walsdorf 5). Bookplate of George Hewitt Myers on front pastedown. Limp vellum lightly soiled, with minor spotting on the rear cover. All four ties are separated, with the remains of one..... READ MORE about THE DEFENCE OF GUENEVERE, AND OTHER POEMS
Price: $4,750.00 Order nr. 58057
Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. 4to. original full vellum with silk ties, custom green cloth covered boards slipcase. (iv), 90 (2) pages. Printed in an edition limited to 308 copies of which this is from a series of 300 copies on paper. (Cockerell 52; Peterson A52, Walsdorf 52). A small abrasion to the limp vellum near the top front tie. Very small red ink stains near the lower front vellum panel and also near the..... READ MORE about LOVE IS ENOUGH, OR FREEING OF PHARAMOND: A MORALITY
Price: $6,950.00 Order nr. 57837
Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894. 12mo. original publisher's quarter cloth with Holland backed blue paper-covered boards. (iv), 67+(1) pages. Printed in an edition limited to 515 copies of which this is one of 500 copies printed on paper. (Cockerel 23, Peterson A23, Walsdorf 23). Very light rubbing to the Holland backed boards, else a fine copy. Printed in Chaucer type, in black and red, and is uniform in size with the romances from the French, as..... READ MORE about OF THE FRIENDSHIP OF AMIS AND AMILE
Price: $2,000.00 Order nr. 43962
London: Longmans & Co., 1898. 8vo. grey-blue printed paper boards, blue linen spine, title in black. (ii), 32 pages. First printing in this format printed at the Chiswick Press in in Golden Type which was designed by William Morris. Spine lightly faded, boards slightly soiled. Else a tight and bright copy. The lecture was delivered by William Morris a Burslem Town Hall on October 13, 1881. READ MORE about ART AND THE BEAUTY OF THE EARTH
Price: $75.00 Order nr. 9748
Edited by William S. Peterson.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1982. 4to. cloth-backed boards, slipcase. xlii,134 pages. Edited by William S. Peterson. "The picture-book is not, perhaps, absolutely necessary to man's life, but it gives us such endless pleasure...that it must remain one of the very worthiest things towards the production of which reasonable men should strive." - William Morris, The Ideal Book, 1893 Long introduction by the editor, William S. Peterson, followed by reprints of most of Morris's important..... READ MORE about THE IDEAL BOOK, ESSAYS AND LECTURES ON THE ARTS OF THE BOOK BY WILLIAM MORRIS
Price: $50.00 Order nr. 1478
By S.C. Cockerell.
New York: Typophiles, The, 1984. small 8vo. self paper wrappers. 32 pages. By S.C. Cockerell. Facsimiles of both these histories. Illustrated. READ MORE about THE KELMSCOTT PRESS: 1891 TO 1898 A NOTE BY WILLIAM MORRIS ON HIS AIMS IN FOUNDING THE KELMSCOTT...
Price: $17.50 Order nr. 2995
London, New York: Longmans, Green, 1950. 8vo. hardcover, dust jacket. 406 pages. First edition. Fine in near fine jacket. With book shop label, "Bertrand Smith's Acres of Books." READ MORE about THE LETTERS OF WILLIAM MORRIS TO HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS
Price: $50.00 Order nr. 137974
Los Angeles: Roxburghe-Zamorano Club, 1986. 9.5" x 12.5" Single sheet. Printed in an edition limited to 200 copies from a letter from The Sanford & Helen Berger Collection, printed at The Scenic Road Press. Morris writes to Dearle about estimates for the east window. READ MORE about WILLIAM MORRIS'S LETTER TO DEARLE
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 58243
Edited by William Peterson.
(New York): Grolier Club, 1996. 8vo. quarter cloth with printed paper-covered boards. xii, (ii), 78, (3) pages. Edited by William Peterson. Enlarged and corrected edition, printed in an edition limited to 750 copies. To celebrate the Morris centenary year, the Grolier Club and the William Morris Society in the United States published this enlarged and corrected version of the very last book published by the Kelmscott Press. This autobiographical history of Morris and his Kelmscott..... READ MORE about A NOTE BY WILLIAM MORRIS ON HIS AIMS IN FOUNDING THE KELMSCOTT PRESS TOGETHER WITH A SHORT...
Price: $90.00 Order nr. 62019
N.P. Gallery 303, n.d. 8vo. self paper wrappers. (16) pages. Keepsake supplied by Gallery 303 to the participants in the Heritage Series. READ MORE about A NOTE BY WILLIAM MORRIS ON HIS AIMS IN FOUNDING THE KELMSCOTT PRESS
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 16431
London: Chiswick Press, 1899. 8vo. cloth-backed boards. 45 pages. First edition. (Printing and the Mind of Man 367). An important address on decoration and the arts. A near fine copy. READ MORE about SOME HINTS ON PATTERN-DESIGNING. A LECTURE DELIVERED AT THE WORKINGMAN'S COLLEGE, LONDON, ON...
Price: $250.00 Order nr. 25684
New York: Dover Publications, (1987). 4to. (vi), 178, (2) pages. Reprint of the second edition of 1894. The first book to be published by the Kelmscott Press and one of its most influential. READ MORE about STORY OF THE GLITTERING PLAIN OR THE LAND OF LIVING MEN, THE 1984 KELM SCOTT EDITION
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 33980
New York: International Publishers, (1973). tall 12mo. stiff paper wrappers. 401+(1) pages. Third printing. Corner bumped. READ MORE about THREE WORKS BY WILLIAM MORRIS. With an Introduction by A.L. Morton
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 116381
Syracuse, NY: Spare Moments Press, 1962. 8vo. Staplebound paper wrappers. 5, (1) pages. Printed in an edition of 300 copies..."one hundred of which are marked as keepsakes for participants in a quiet evening at the Herity Press on June 26, 1962." Text is from "A Note By William Morris on his Aims in Founding the Kelmscott Press..." Hamersmith, London, 1908. READ MORE about NOTE BY WILLIAM MORRIS ON HIS AIMS IN FOUNDING THE KELMSCOTT PRESS
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 138233