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6 edition of early illuminated books found in the catalog.

early illuminated books

by William Blake

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Published by William Blake Trust/Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, English.,
  • Manuscripts, English -- Facsimiles.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-286).

    StatementWilliam Blake ; edited with introductions and notes by Morris Eaves, Robert N. Essick, and Joseph Viscomi.
    SeriesBlake"s illuminated books ;, v. 3
    ContributionsEaves, Morris, 1944-, Essick, Robert N., Viscomi, Joseph, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4142 .E28 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1403406M
    ISBN 100691033870
    LC Control Number93011444

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