Jerusalem [The Emanation of the Giant Albion]

By: Blake, William; Keynes, Geoffrey

Price: $250.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, one of 2500 copies. Errata slip laid in. 1955 Full-Leather. [xiv], 115, [3], 100, [4] pp. The last book by the pioneering English poet and engraver William Blake, etched in handwriting with accompanying sketches, marginal figures, and full-page illustrations. Finely bound in full crimson leather, gilt titles and rules, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. From the limitation page: This is the first complete edition containing the text of Jerusalem in letter press with a facsimile of the engraved book. The facsimile of the 'Rinder' copy of Jerusalem was printed in deep etched gravure by Aulard & Cie., master printers in Paris. The frontispiece was reproduced in collotype by Daniel Jacomet & Cie., Paris. The book was designed by Arnold Fawcus and printed in 1952 by Berthod & Cie., Bourg, Ain.

Title: Jerusalem [The Emanation of the Giant Albion]

Author: Blake, William; Keynes, Geoffrey

Categories: Poetry, Art, Literature,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: New York, The Beechhurst Press: 1955

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2263972

Keywords: WILLIAM BLAKE THOMAS GRAY ART ARTSISTS WATER COLORS POEMS POETRY LITERATURE,