Folio Society Published Works Number 1117
Chaucer, Geoffrey - The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer now newly imprinted. Limited Edition Numbered Facsimile of the Kelmscott Press edition
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Chaucer, Geoffrey - The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer now newly imprinted. Limited Edition Numbered Facsimile of the Kelmscott Press edition (Published in by The Folio Society in 2002. The facsimile of the Kelmscott Chaucer has been printed for the Folio Society, London by Cambridge University Press and completed on the 20th day of February, 2002. The paper, Oxenford twin-wire laid, has been especially made at the James Cropper Mill at Burneside in Cumbria and supplied by John Purcell Paper. The binding design has been redrawn by David Eccles from a copy of the Kelmscott Chaucer bound by T.J. Cobden-Sanderson at the Doves Bindery in 1900. The binding of this edition has been executed by Smith Settle at Otley, Yorkshire, in full Nigerian goatskin, with handmade laid endpapers from the Fabriano Mill, Italy. Includes a 16 page cord bound paperback booklet on the Kelmscott Chaucer by William S Peterson. Printed in a limited edition. 1 of 1000 numbered copies. )