Sale 17BP02 | Lot 130

GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS KEATS, JOHN. Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of St. Agnes & other poems

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 130
GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS KEATS, JOHN. Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of St. Agnes & other poems...
... Waltham St. Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1928. One of 15 copies on animal vellum, this copy number 7 (and 485 on paper). Original publisher's binding of issue by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in the original clamshell case; full verdigris sharkskin, two metal clasps at fore-edge, all edges rough gilt. 12 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches (32 x 18.5 cm); [iv] pp., including title, 101 pp., initials in red and blue, plus colophon leaf, illustrated throughout with 17 wood engravings by Robert Gibbings. Occasional natural toning of the vellum, (as always).
An excellent example of vellum printing, handsomely bound. Chanticleer 62.


Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $11,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $11,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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