|Title||Laudes Beatae Mariae Virginis |
|Detail Depicted||Printing -- Page design (Double page spread, pp. 24-25)|
Printing -- Decorative elements -- Initials (Double page spread, pp. 24-25)
Printing -- Materials -- Colors (Double page spread, pp. 24-25)
|Publisher||Kelmscott Press |
|Place of Publication||Hammersmith [England--London] |
|Date of Publication||1896 |
|Genre Heading||Printed books--1801-1900 (19th century)|
|Bibliographic Elements||34 p. ; 30 cm. (4to) |
|Printing Method||Letterpress on handmade laid paper |
|Printer||Kelmscott Press |
|Image Production Process||Relief prints--Wood engravings|
|Binding||Bound in quarter holland as issued (blue paper on boards). |
Text of title page printed in black on front cover.
|General Notes||Signatures: [a][superscript 4] b-c[superscript 8] d[superscript 4] [$4 (-a1, 2, 3, 4, b1, 2, d2, 3, 4) signed]; 24 leaves, pp.   2  4-29  31-34 .|
Half borders; six- and eight-line initials.Texts of psalms in red.; alternate initials in blue.
Colophon: These poems are taken from a Psalter written by an English scribe, most likely in one of the Midland coun- tries, early in the 13th century. [paragraph] Printed by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press, Upper Mall, Hammersmith, in the County of Middle- sex, and finished on the 7th day of July, 1896. [printer's mark 2] Sold by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press.
|References||Peterson A42 |
|Digital Collection||Historical Book Arts Collection |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Special Collections |
|Call Number||SpecColl Rare Books 879.1 L364 |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned in RGB color using an Olympus C-2000 Zoom digital camera and saved in.jpg format and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2003 |
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