Blakes Illustrations of Dante.
London: Trianon Press, 1978. Oblong folio, bound in original gray cloth, with quarter brown morocco and gilt titles. In a gray cloth covered slipcase. With full size facsimiles of the 7 engravings, plus 2 of early states, and 8 of early designs and water colors, plus Keynes's 8 page commentary. As new. Limited to 376 copies. The first accurate reproduction of Blakes seven engravings for the Divine Comedy, first published in 1838. This new edition has an introduction and commentary by Geoffrey Keynes; three facsimiles of early states, and monochrome reproductions of Blakes watercolor designs for the plates. Bentley, BBS, 208.
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