The [First] Book of Urizen.
London: Trianon Press, 1958. 4to, 27 plates, 5pp text. Quarter red morocco, slipcase, very good. Subtle wear to the fore-edges of the boards and corners of the slipcase. #225 of 526 copies reproducing the Rosenwald copy now at the Library of Congress. One of the scarcer of the Trianon facsimiles. Bentley, BB, 40. Blakes most ambitious production thitherto... seven copies and a few scattered pages have been located... intended to be the first of a series dealing with activities in the supernatural world which caused the creation of the natural world and the early history of mankind. (Damon, Blake Dictionary).
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