¶ Carlyle — Past and present (1845)

April 29, 2014

19th cent.

Carlyle, Thomas. Past and present. 2nd ed. London: Chapman and Hall, 1845.

Signed “William Morris | Exeter Coll: Oxon”. According to a note in May Morris’s will, it was “bound ornamentally in W.M.’s college days” (see photograph below).

See also Ruskin, Lectures on Architecture and Painting.

Provenance: Morris. — May Morris. — R. Campbell Thompson (by bequest from May Morris). — Exeter College Library (ZM8 55 C) (gift from Thompson, 1939).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 589.

Image[Photo credit: Exeter College Library]


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