¶ Ascham — Scholemaster (1863)

March 21, 2014

19th cent.

Ascham, Roger. The scholemaster. Ed. John E. B. Mayor. London: Bell and Daldy, 1863.

Unsigned note on flyleaf: “From the library of the late Wm Morris, author of The Earthly Paradise &c. & socialist[.] Purchased at the sale of his books Dec 5 — 1898 at Sothebys.” No Morris book label, which was apparently discarded when the book was rebound.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 44 (part; sold to Goldie for 13s.). — William James Canter. — J. P. Gatenby. — Folger Library (PR2201 .S3M3).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 562.

Digital version: Google.

Sotheby 1898:


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