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Description
Heading: (Kent, Rockwell)
Author: Chaucer, Geoffrey
Title: The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer, Together with a Version in Modern English Verse
Place Published: New York
Publisher:Covici Friede
Date Published: 1930
Description:


2 volumes. Illustrated with woodcuts by Rockwell Kent. (Folio) 38x26 cm. (15x10") tan linen, spines and front covers lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. No. 273 of 923 copies on Number Two Rag, designed and printed by Samuel Aiwaz Jacobs at the Stratford Press. Total limitation of 999 including those numbered 1-75 on Crane's Olde Book.



Signed by Rockwell Kent in colophon.

Condition
Light wear and soiling to cloth, slipcase lacking; paperclip stain and impression to head of 3 leaves at start of Volume 1; very good.
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Canterbury Tales Illustrations by Rockwell Kent

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 02, 2016
Starting Price $100
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