Lot 356 of 459:
Five volumes by or about William Blake  

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Five volumes by or about William Blake
Various places
Various dates


  • Baker, C. H. Collins. Catalogue of William Blake’s Drawings and Paintings in the Huntington Library. 24 collotype plates. (8vo), green cloth spine, brown boards, printed paper labels. Printed at the Plantin Press. Slightly rubbed; a very good copy. San Marino, Calif.: (Huntington Library), 1938. 

  • Bentley, G.E., editor. William Blake's Writings. 2 volumes. Illustrated. (8vo), black cloth, dust jackets. Fine. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, [2001].

  • Blake, William. The Book of Thel. Illustrated by the author. (4to), black cloth, gilt lettering and decoration. Some rubbing, discoloration to spine, darkening to endpapers; very good. First edition thus, a facsimile edition reproduced from the copy in the British Museum. No. 639 of 1700 numbered copies. London: Victor Gollancz; New York: Payson and Clarke, 1928

  • Keynes, Geoffrey. Blake Studies. Notes on his Life and Works in Seventeen Chapters. Illustrations and plates. (4to), green cloth, gilt lettering. The outline of a ring and some bubbling on the front cover; very good. First Edition. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1949. 
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varying degrees of light wear; all volumes very good or better.
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