¶ Caxton — History of Godefrey of Boloyne (1893)

February 10, 2017

19th cent.

Caxton, William, trans. The history of Godefrey of Boloyne. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1893.

Vellum copy. Inscribed “Sold to Henry Gamman, August 1897. S. C. Cockerell.” Clipped signature of Morris tipped in.

Provenance: Morris. — Henry Gamman (purchased August 1897). — Marsden Perry. — Perry sale, American Art Association, Anderson Galleries (New York), 12 March 1936, lot 248 (sold for $200). — C. C. Kalbfleisch. — Lessing J. Rosenwald. — Library of Congress (D152.G783 1893 copy 2, Rosenwald Collection) [gift from Rosenwald].

References: Bibliography, A15. — Marsden Perry List, no. 44.

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