First editions and rare books published by the Doves Press.
(DOVES PRESS.) TENNYSON, Alfred Lord. Seven Poems & Two Translations.
Hammersmith : 1902First Doves Press edition, one of 25 copies on vellum (a further 325 copies were printed on paper). The Doves Tennyson is the spiritual manifesto of the Doves Press - the seven poems including "Ulysses" and "The Lotos Eaters" are on classical subjects, and the two translations are from the Iliad. This vellum copy comes from The Garden sale (lot 252),... Learn More£6,000.00
Stock Code: 127264
(DOVES PRESS.) MILTON, John. Areopagitica;
Hammersmith : 1907First Doves Press edition, one of 300 copies printed on paper (a further 25 were issued on vellum). The Doves Press Areopagitica is surely the finest edition of the text ever published, in typography and design as elegant and austere as Milton's prose and philosophy. The text is taken from the first edition of 1644, written in response to the... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 138642