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CHAUCER, Geoffrey.

Rare books by Geoffrey Chaucer including finely bound copies and early and first editions of The Canterbury Tales and the collected works.

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    First complete collected edition of Chaucer and the first attempt to collect into a single volume the complete writings of an English author. The editor was William Thynne, clerk of the kitchen and of the green cloth to Henry VIII, and recipient of numerous grants and appointments. Thynne provides the first printed editions... Learn More
    £150,000

    Stock Code: 108308

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  2. 119693
    First Stow edition, the first significant revision and the fourth collected edition overall. The early Chaucer collected editions are valuable as specimens of English luxury publishing and as material witnesses to Chaucer's literary reception and his historical importance. The first collected edition was William Thynne's... Learn More
    £35,000

    Stock Code: 119693

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    An attractively bound set collecting the poetical works by Chaucher and Spenser. Part of the British Poets series originally published in 1809. Learn More
    £850

    Stock Code: 115081

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