William Morris First and Limited Edition Books Bought / Wanted


Below is a list of William Morris items we're currently looking to purchase. The books we're looking to buy are generally the first and early editions published in hardback in Britain, particularly limited editions.

Kelmscott Press Editions

  • The Story of the Glittering Plain - Kelmscott, 1891 and 1894 (Walter Crane)
  • Poems by the Way - Kelmscott, 1891
  • The Defence of Guenevere and Other Poems - Kelmscott, 1892
  • A Dream of John Ball - Kelmscott, 1892
  • News from Nowhere - Kelmscott, 1892
  • Gothic Architecture - Kelmscott, 1893
  • The Wood Beyond the World - Kelmscott, 1894
  • The Life and Death of Jason - Kelmscott, 1895
  • Child Christopher and Godilind the Fair - Kelmscott, 1895
  • The Well at World's End - Kelmscott, 1896
  • The Earthly Paradise - Kelmscott, 1896-1897
  • The Story of Sigurd the Volsung - Kelmscott, 1898
  • The Sundering Flood - Kelmscott, 1897
  • Love is Enough - Kelmscott, 1898
  • A Note by William Morris - Kelmscott, 1898

Others

  • The Defence of Guenevere - Bell & Daldy, 1858
  • The Life and Death of Jason - Bell & Daldy, 1867
  • The Earthly Paradise - Ellis, 1868-1870
  • The Story of Grettir the Strong - Ellis, 1869
  • The Aeneids of Virgil - Ellis & White, 1875
  • The Story of Sigurd the Volsung - Ellis & White, 1877
  • Pilgrims of Hope - Private, 1886
  • The Odyssey of Homer - Reeves & Turner, 1887
  • The Roots of the Mountains - Reeves & Turner, 1890
  • The Story of Gunnlaug the Worm Tongue - Chiswick Press, 1891
  • The Story of the Glittering Plain - Reeves & Turner, 1891
  • The Saga Library - Quaritch, 1891-1895
  • Other early editions and titles considered
  • Proof and manuscript copies highly sought
  • Any signed items

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