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The poems of William Blake: PB 252-2003

Object information

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Titles

The poems of William Blake

Maker(s)

Author: Blake, William
Editor: Ward, Aileen
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Designer: Dreyfus, John
Printer: University Printing House
Printer: Crutchley, Brooke

Categories

Description

Selected, edited & introduced by Aileen Ward, with illustrations from Blake's illuminated books.

Xxiv, 290, [1] p. 12 mounted col. plates. 28 cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York
  • Cambridge (Cambs.)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1973

Note

"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. Quarter bound in black morocco, mulberry-colour linen sides over boards with black embossed inlaid portrait. Issued in slipcase (black paper over card)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production

Printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 252-2003
Primary reference Number: 95781
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 May 2012 Last processed: Wednesday 1 February 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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