Sale 17ND01 | Lot 105

[KELMSCOTT PRESS] MORRIS, WILLIAM. The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs

Catalogue: The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

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Lot 105
[KELMSCOTT PRESS] MORRIS, WILLIAM. The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs
. [Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1898]. One of 160 copies. Original limp vellum with green ties. 12 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches; printed in red and black and with two full-page woodcuts by Edward Burne-Jones, finely illustrated with woodcut decoration. Bookplate of Nelson Doubleday, contemporary ownership signature to pastedown, old booksellers description tipped to front blank, vellum lightly soiled, a very good copy. Peterson A50.


C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000
Sold for $8,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000
Sold for $8,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

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