Tiriel. Facsimile and Transcript of the Manuscript, Reproduction of the Drawings, and a Commentary on the Poem by G.E. Bentley, Jr.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967. 4to, (9), 94 pp, with 25 black and white illustrations. Very Good in original beige cloth boards and gilt title, with dust-jacket, slightly frayed at head of spine. First edition of this important facsimile. Tiriel was the first of Blakjes prophetic books, written c. 1789 but never engraved or printed by Blake who was dissatisfied with it. It was first published by W.M. Rossetti in 1874.Bentley, BB, 204.
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