¶ Halliwell-Phillipps — Thornton romances (1844)

October 17, 2014

19th cent.

Halliwell-Phillipps, James O., ed. The Thornton romances: the early English metrical romances of Perceval, Isumbras, Eglamour, and Degrevant, selected from manuscripts at Lincoln and Cambridge. London: printed for the Camden Society by J. B. Nichols and Son, 1844.

Presentation copy from Halliwell-Phillipps to Thomas Bateman. Note by Emery Walker: “The copy from which the Kelmscott Press edition was set in type.”

Provenance: Thomas Bateman. — Morris. — Emery Walker. — Dorothy Walker. — Elizabeth de Haas. — Emery Walker House, Hammersmith (E/4/26).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 415 (with two X’s beside the title).


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