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William, of Tyre, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190.

The history of Godefrey of Boloyne and of the conquest of Iherusalem / [corrected for the press by H. Halliday Sparling].

Additional Title(s):

Historia rerum in partibus transmarinis gestarum. English

[Hammersmith : Kelmscott Press, 1893]
Physical Description:
xxii, [2], 450, [2] p. ; 29 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
D183.3 .W55 1893+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Colophon: This new edition of William Caxton's Godeffroy of Boloyne, done after the first edition, was corrected for the press by H. Halliday Sparling, and printed by me, William Morris, at the Kelmscott Press, Upper Mall, Hammersmith, in the county of Middlesex, & finished on the 27th day of April, 1893. [Printer's device] Sold by William Morris, at the Kelmscott Press.
300 paper copies. 6 vellum copies.
Peterson, W.S. Bibliography of the Kelmscott Press A15
BAC: British Art Center copy is one of 6 on vellum. Bound in vellum with silk ties.
Subject Terms:
Crusades -- First, 1096-1099.
Godfrey, of Bouillon, approximately 1060-1100.
Jerusalem -- History -- Latin Kingdom, 1099-1244.
Kelmscott Press -- Publisher. (BACRB)
Morris, William -- Printer. (BACRB)
Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1893. (BACRB)
Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492.
Sparling, H. Halliday (Henry Halliday)
1893. (BEIN)
Hammersmith, England. (BEIN)
Hogue, Jane Horner '95, donor. (BEIN)
Hogue, Robert Murray, from the library of. (BEIN)
Kelmscott Press.

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