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Visual display of the The complete poetical works of Geoffrey Chaucer

  1. Front
  2. Spine
  3. Other part

The complete poetical works of Geoffrey Chaucer

  • September 1912
New York : Macmillan Co.
  • Blue ungrained cloth. Gold stamping on front and spine. No decoration on back. Cream endpapers printed with blue narrative scene of contemporary pilgrims. Top gilt.
  • Book has illustrations by Warwick Goble.
  • From Minsky: Put into Modern English by John S.P. Tatlock and Perry MacKaye. Gold stamped ships on dark blue cloth with decorative border.

Publication Details

Date
September 1912
Publisher
New York : Macmillan Co.
Language
English
Description of Original
Height: 26 cm.; Width: 19 cm.; Depth: 5 cm.
Subjects
Animals — Domestic — Dogs
Animals — Wild — Birds
Architecture — Arches
Architecture — Cities
Clothing/Accessories — Dresses
Clothing/Accessories — Hats
Clothing/Accessories — Men/Boys
Clothing/Accessories — Women/Girls
Decoration/Ornament — Birds
Decoration/Ornament — Borders — Floral
Landscape/Nature — Oceans/Seascapes
People — Men
People — Women
Religious — Symbols — Crosses
Transportation — Animals — Bridles
Transportation — Animals — Horses/Mules/Donkeys
Transportation — Water — Sailing Ships
Weaponry — Armor
Book-cloth — Color — Blue
Book-cloth — Ungrained
Bookbinding — Techniques — Gold stamping
Endpapers — Colored
Endpapers — Printed — Narrative scene
Endpapers — Color — Cream
Endpapers — Color — Blue
Bookbinding — Edge treatment — Top gilt
United States
Location of Original
University of Alabama Libraries. W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, Richard Minsky Collection. : PR1955 .T3
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