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    Written by William Morris and Printed at His Kelmscott Press

    [Kelmscott Press]. William Morris. News from Nowhere: or, an Epoch of Rest, Being Some Chapters from a Utopian Romance. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892.

    First edition, one of 300 copies printed. Octavo. Woodcut frontispiece, title page, and initials.

    Full limp vellum with gilt spine titles and green silk ties (three of four present). Moderate edge wear. Significant abrading to the vellum, especially to the spine (minimally affecting the titles), and heaviest on the rear cover. Light even toning to the textblock edges. All in all, a near fine copy of a scarce Kelmscott title.


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