Rare books by Geoffrey Chaucer including finely bound copies and early and first editions of The Canterbury Tales and the collected works.
CHAUCER, Geoffrey. The Workes of Geffray Chaucer newly printed,
London : [1550?]Fourth collected edition, one of four variants each with a different publisher's name in the colophon: the others were Richard Kele, Thomas Petit, and Robert Toye. Pforzheimer notes that, to judge from the relative numbers of extant copies, it is probable that they shared equally in the edition.
The woodcuts of the pilgrims that had first been... Learn More£25,000.00
Stock Code: 105500
CHAUCER, Geoffrey. The Canterbury Tales.
London : 1913First Riccardi Press edition, number 196 of 500 copies printed on Riccardi paper, deluxe issue bound in limp vellum, and each volume with its original dust jacket and slipcase. The Riccardi Press Chaucer is a most handsome production, attractively illustrated by William Russell Flint, and is among the most desirable productions of the press.
The... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 141456