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¶ Gilfillan —The poetical works (1855)

Gilfillan, Rev. George, ed. The poetical works of Johnson, Parnell, Gray, and Smollett. Edinburgh: James Nichol; London: James Nisbet & Co.; Dublin: W. Robertson, 1855. 41 more words

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EMSI Newsletter Feb 24

Friday, February 27, 2015
Long 18th Century

Paula Backscheider,
Auburn University

“Crisis Texts: Wartime Women on Stage”

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¶ Pliny — Historia naturalis (1476)

Pliny, the Elder . Historia naturalis. Trans. Cristoforo Landino. Venice: Nicolaus Jenson, 1476.

Laid in are two photographs by Emery Walker of passages from this book, used by Morris as an aid in designing his Golden type. 50 more words

Sotheby 1898

¶ Dialogus creaturarum moralisatus (1480)

Dialogus creaturarum moralisatus. Gouda: Gerard Leeu, 3 June 1480.


Provenance: Ross Winans. — Morris. — Sotheby 1898, lot 391 (sold to Waring for £46). 24 more words

Sotheby 1898

¶ Humphreys — Illuminated illustrations of Froissart (1844)

Humphreys, H. N., ed. Illuminated illustrations of Froissart, selected from the MS. in the British Museum . 2 vols. London: William Smith, 1844.

Presentation copy to “Louisa Macdonald from her friend William Morris.” 44 more words

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¶ Viollet-le-Duc — Dictionnaire raisonné (1854–68)

Viollet-le-Duc, Eugène-Emmanuel. Dictionnaire raisonné de l’architecture française du XIe au XVIe siècle. 10 vols. Paris: B. Bance, 1854–68.

Morris signature: “William Morris | Exeter Coll: Oxon. 26 more words

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¶ Froissart — Chronicles (1852)

Froissart, Sir Jean. Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the adjoining countries. Trans. Thomas Johnes. 2 vols. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1852.

Inscription in both volumes: “William Morris Exeter Coll: Oxon to Louisa Macdonald, April 3rd 1857.” 26 more words

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