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The Resource Milton : a poem in 12 [i.e. 2] books, the author & printer W. Blake

Milton : a poem in 12 [i.e. 2] books, the author & printer W. Blake

Label
Milton : a poem in 12 [i.e. 2] books
Title
Milton
Title remainder
a poem in 12 [i.e. 2] books
Statement of responsibility
the author & printer W. Blake
Creator
Contributor
Papermaker
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
769.92/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NE642.B5
LC item number
A4 1967
Literary form
poetry
Label
Milton : a poem in 12 [i.e. 2] books, the author & printer W. Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Facsim. of copy D in: William Blake's illuminated books : a census / G.L. Keynes. The title page is dated 1804. Copy D (in Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress) has paper with watermark date 1815
  • "Published ... for the William Blake Trust, London"--Leaf [1] at end
  • "Description and bibliographical statement" (leaves [3]-[9] at end) signed: Geoffrey Keynes
  • Bound in half brown morocco and feathered paper covered boards. In brown and rust feathered paper box
  • "The publication of this facsimile of William Blake's Milton, a poem, was made possible by the generosity of Mr. Lessing J. Rosenwald and the Library of Congress, U.S.A., who lent the original volume from the Rosenwald Collection. The edition consists of 426 copies, printed on Arches pure rag paper made to match the paper used by Blake. Each page is watermarked with Blake's monogram. 20 copies numbered I to XX, each containing a set of hand-coloured plates shewing progressive stages in the stencil work, colour collotype proofs, and original guide-sheet and stencil. 380 copies numbered 1 to 380. 26 copies numbered A to Z, reserved for Mr. Lessing J. Rosenwald, the Library of Congress, the Trustees of the William Blake Trust and the Publishers. The illuminated pages were reproduced in Paris by Trianon Press (France) in the workshops of MM. Hourdebaigt and Crampe by the collotype and stencil process. The editorial matter was printed by the Imprimerie Darantiere, Dijon, and the binding was by Engel, Malakoff. The book was produced and published, under the supervision of Mr. Arnold Fawcus, by the Trianon Press, Chateau de Boissia, Clairvaux, Jura, France, and is distributed throughout the world by Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. 11 Grafton Street, London W.I."--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
[18] p., 50 leaves of plates
Lccn
67008429 //r82
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU copy is no. 150.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369597730
Label
Milton : a poem in 12 [i.e. 2] books, the author & printer W. Blake
Publication
Note
  • Facsim. of copy D in: William Blake's illuminated books : a census / G.L. Keynes. The title page is dated 1804. Copy D (in Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress) has paper with watermark date 1815
  • "Published ... for the William Blake Trust, London"--Leaf [1] at end
  • "Description and bibliographical statement" (leaves [3]-[9] at end) signed: Geoffrey Keynes
  • Bound in half brown morocco and feathered paper covered boards. In brown and rust feathered paper box
  • "The publication of this facsimile of William Blake's Milton, a poem, was made possible by the generosity of Mr. Lessing J. Rosenwald and the Library of Congress, U.S.A., who lent the original volume from the Rosenwald Collection. The edition consists of 426 copies, printed on Arches pure rag paper made to match the paper used by Blake. Each page is watermarked with Blake's monogram. 20 copies numbered I to XX, each containing a set of hand-coloured plates shewing progressive stages in the stencil work, colour collotype proofs, and original guide-sheet and stencil. 380 copies numbered 1 to 380. 26 copies numbered A to Z, reserved for Mr. Lessing J. Rosenwald, the Library of Congress, the Trustees of the William Blake Trust and the Publishers. The illuminated pages were reproduced in Paris by Trianon Press (France) in the workshops of MM. Hourdebaigt and Crampe by the collotype and stencil process. The editorial matter was printed by the Imprimerie Darantiere, Dijon, and the binding was by Engel, Malakoff. The book was produced and published, under the supervision of Mr. Arnold Fawcus, by the Trianon Press, Chateau de Boissia, Clairvaux, Jura, France, and is distributed throughout the world by Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. 11 Grafton Street, London W.I."--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
[18] p., 50 leaves of plates
Lccn
67008429 //r82
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU copy is no. 150.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369597730

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