Friday, December 28, 2012

Hand and Soul

[Kelmscott Press] Hand and Soul.
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel.
Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1895. 

First edition. 16mo. Original vellum, spine lettered in gold. Engraved title leaf and opening page border, initials throughout. The Kelmscott Press hand and Soul is "still celebrated today for the clarity and balance of its type, the intricacy and beauty of its wood-engraved illustrations and the craftsmanship of its printing and binding" (UCF Archives).

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