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The Book of Thel by William Blake

The Book of Thel by William Blake


The Book of Thel. BLAKE, William. Published by Paris & Jura: The Trianon Press, 1965 Limited edition, this is one of 26 copies lettered A to Z and reserved for Mr. Lessing J. Rosenwald, the Library of Congress, the Trustees of the William Blake Trust and the Publishers. This Copy Being No. F The edition consists of total of 426 copies, 4to. 8 plates followed by (10) pp of text. Printed on Arches, each page watermarked with Blake's monogram. Original brown quarter morocco, t.e.g., marbled sides and slipcase, some mild shelf wear to the slipcase ends. The Illuminated pages were reproduced in Paris by Trianon Press (France) in the workshop of MM. Hourdebaigt and Crampe by the collotype and stencil process. The editorial matter was printed by the Imprimerie Darantiere, Dijon, and the binding was done by Engel Malakoff. The book was produced and published, under the supervision of Mr. Arnold Fawcus, by the Trianon Press, Chateau de Boissia, Clairvaux, Jura, France, and was distributed throughout the world by Bernard Quaritch Ltd. 11 Grafton St London W1.
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