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The poems of John Keats: PB 7-2009

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The poems of John Keats


Author: Keats, John
Printer: Morris, William
Publisher: Kelmscott Press
Binder (person): Zaehnsdorf
Editor: Ellis, Frederick Startridge



Imprint from colophon: "Overseen after the text of foregoing editions by F.S. Ellis, and printed by me, William Morris, at the Kelmscott Press, Upper Mall, Hammersmith, in the county of Middlesex, and finished on the 7th day of March, 1894. Sold by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press."
Title page and first page of text within full decorative borders; floriated initials; shoulder titles, headnotes, stanza numbers in red.
Bound by Zaehnsdorf (1894) in green morocco, elaborate patterned gold tooling, fabric floral design endpapers, top edge of pages gilt, others untrimmed.


History note: Given to Mary Jacobus by Harvey Day, Bookseller, Dorchester

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2009) by Jacobus, Mary


Production date: AD 1894

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 7-2009
Primary reference Number: 167949
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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