The William Morris manuscript of The Odes of Horace


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Published in 2014 - Odes of Horace, The. The William Morris Manuscript.
Facsimile volume printed on tatami paper in coloured inks with gold and silver foils, bound in black goatskin with five raised bands and gilt blocking on doublures and spine, 192pp. Commentary volume by Clive Wilmer with translation by W. E. Gladstone, bound in paper, gilt blocked with title, 63pp. Solander box bound in black buckram with cloth lined facsimile recess blocked with a design in gold, cover and spine blocked with a design in silver and gold foil. 31.6x25cm. 980 copies

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This facsimile edition of the William Morris Manuscript Odes of Horace has been reproduced from the original in teh collection of the Bodleian Library in Oxford adn printed on Tatami paper by Castelli Bolis, Bergamo, Italy.  It has been bound in full Indian goatskin by Smith Settle, Yeadon, West Yorkshire, following the original design by T.J. Cobden' Sanderson.  The presentation box has been designed by David Eccles.  This Edition it limited to 980 numbered copies for sale to members of The Folio Society and 20 Lettered copies which are not for sale.

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