Lot 117 of 426:
Facsimile of Blake's Book of Thel  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Book of Thel
Author:
Blake, William
Place:
[Paris]
Publisher:
[Trianon Press]
Date:
[1965]
Description:

8 color facsimile leaves printed on rectos only plus [9] pp. explanatory text by Geoffrey Keynes. 27.7x21.5 cm. (11x8½"), half morocco & marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, slipcase. No. 248 of 380 copies, from a run of 426 copies.

Facsimile of the copy in the Rosenwald Collection in the U.S. Library of Congress; the illuminated pages were reproduced by the collotype and stencil process.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some rubbing to slipcase at edges and extremities, volumes spine faded; else very good in very good slipcase, internally fine.
 
Item number:
310812
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