The Complete Writings of William Blake. With all the variant readings.
London: The Nonesuch Press; New York: Random House, 1957. 8vo, xv, , 936,  pp. Full crushed blue morocco extra, backstrip lettered in gilt and toned to brown, a lovely copy sumptuously bound by Bayntun. In a blue slipcase. Gorgeous copy of the India paper edition. Presentation copy inscribed in green ink with a loving note from Patrick Macleod to his wife Yvonne: My darling one, a book on your birthday and with it comes all my love and my gratitude always for the many, many moments of happiness you have given me since it all began 8 years ago tonight. Doubtless a gift marking the beginning of his association with the Trianon Press of which he was the director, as well as being secretary of the Blake Trust. Bentley, Blake Books, 370B.
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