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The poems of John Donne: PB 250-2003

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The poems of John Donne


Author: Donne, John
Compiler: Kermode, Frank
Illustrator: Reiner, Imre Ferenc József
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Designer: Dreyfus, John
Printer: Crutchley, Brooke
Printer: University Printing House



Selected, introduced, and annotated by Frank Kermode ; wood engravings by Imre Reiner.

Xxiv, 198, [1] p. : ill. ; 28 cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York
  • Cambridge (Cambs.)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1968


"Of this edition ... fifteen hundred copies have been made for members of The Limited Editions Club. It has been designed by John Dreyfus and printed at the University Printing House in Cambridge by Brooke Crutchley, printer to the University"--Colophon. Museum has copy no. "J.D." signed by the illustrator. Quarter bound in red crushed morocco, stamped in black and gold, with yellow cloth sides with black embossed portrait.

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 250-2003
Primary reference Number: 95779
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 June 2012 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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