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Comus, A Mask

Author: Milton, John
Year: 1901
Edition: first thus
Publisher: Essex House Press
Category: Arts &tc.
Price: 800.-


8vo., bound in original blindstamped full ivory vellum, embossed on upper cover "SOVL IS FORM." London: Essex House Press, 1901. One of 150 copies, all printed on vellum by C.R. Ashbee, with hand-painted initials in red and gold by Florence Kingsford and a hand-coloured woodcut by Reginald Savage. This being # 85. Printed in Caslon type in black and blue-green. Pages protected with loosely inserted tissue-guards. An excellent copy.

Ashbee, Bibliography of the Essex House Press. p. 72.

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