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The poems of William Wordsworth: PB 253-2003

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The poems of William Wordsworth


Author: Wordsworth, William
Editor: Wordsworth, Jonathan
Illustrator: O'Connor, John
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Designer: Dreyfus, John
Printer: University Printing House
Printer: Crutchley, Brooke



Selected, edited, and introduced by Jonathan Wordsworth ; illustrated by John O'Connor.

Xviii, 259, [2] p., [9] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York
  • Cambridge (Cambs.)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1973


"Of this edition ... two thousand copies have been made for the 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 number "J. D." signed by John O'Connor. Quarter bound in tan morocco stamped in black and gold; linen sides with inlaid black embossed 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


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 253-2003
Primary reference Number: 95790
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 May 2012 Last processed: Thursday 29 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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