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¶ Caxton — Order of chivalry (1892)

Caxton, William, trans. The order of chivalry. Ed. F. S. Ellis. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892.

Inscribed “to May with William Morris’ best love May 13th 1893.” Handwritten card detailing publication laid in. 20 more words

19th Cent.

¶ Caxton — History of Reynard the foxe (1892)

Caxton, William, trans. The history of Reynard the foxe. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892.

Inscribed “to May from William Morris January 31st 1893.”

Provenance: Morris. — May Morris. 16 more words

19th Cent.

¶ Caxton — History of Godefrey of Boloyne (1893)

Caxton, William, trans. The history of Godefrey of Boloyne. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1893.

Inscribed “to May with William Morris’ best love July 4th 1893.” 20 more words

19th Cent.

¶ Cavendish — Life of Cardinal Wolsey (1893)

Cavendish, George. The life of Cardinal Wolsey. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1893.

Inscribed “to May with WM’s best love May 5th 1893.”

Provenance: Morris. — May Morris. 16 more words

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¶ Blunt — Love-lyrics and songs of Proteus (1892)

Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen. The love-lyrics and songs of Proteus. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892.

Inscribed “May Morris from Wilfrid Scawen Blunt Oct. 30 1900.”

Provenance: 21 more words

19th Cent.

¶ Keats — Poems (1894)

Keats, John. The poems of John Keats. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894.

No inscription or signature. Enclosed note (typed): “Please forgive me. I’ve been racked with guilt for years.” Handwritten note below the typed note: “This book was removed from the Library at Kelmscott and its absence noted in a letter to Mr A R Dufty and to the Library Committee. 54 more words

19th Cent.

¶ Meinhold — Sidonia the sorceress (1893)

Meinhold, William. Sidonia the sorceress. Trans. Francesca Speranza, Lady Wilde. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1893.

Inscribed “to May with William Morris’ best love December 2nd 1893.” With pencilled notes on rear endpaper. 20 more words

19th Cent.