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    Two Doves Press Works on Printing

    [The Doves Press]. Two Doves Press First Editions, including: John Milton. Areopagitica; A Speech of Mr. John Milton for the Liberty of Unlicenc'd Printing, to the Parliament of England. Hammersmith: The Doves Press, 1907. First edition, printed on paper in black by T. J. Cobden-Sanderson & Emery Walker at the Doves Press. Small quarto. 74 pages plus colophon. Full limp vellum by the Doves Bindery with gilt spine titles (stamp-signed at the bottom of the rear pastedown). Minor wear and dust-soiling to the binding. A few small abraded spots on the boards. Slight bowing to the vellum. A near fine copy. [and:] T. J. Cobden-Sanderson. London. A Paper read at a Meeting of the Art Workers Guild. Hammersmith: The Doves Press, 1906. First edition, printed for Subscribers on paper in red and black by T. J. Cobden-Sanderson & Emery Walker at the Doves Press. Small quarto. 8 pages. Full limp vellum by the Doves Bindery with gilt spine titles (stamp-signed at the bottom of the rear pastedown). Minor wear and dust-soiling to the binding. A few small abraded spots on the boards, and significant abrading to the spine, with the majority of the gilt worn away. A near fine copy.

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