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Laocoon. A Last Testament. Laocoon. A Last Testament.
Laocoon. A Last Testament.
(BLAKE, William.) KEYNES, Sir Geoffrey.

Laocoon. A Last Testament....

With Related Works: On Homers' Poetry and On Virgil, The Ghost of Abel.

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Published: Clairvaux Published by the Trianon Press, for the William Blake Trust, London, 1976

Stock Code: 115020

£875
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, number 11 of 380 copies thus, this copy inscribed on the limitation leaf by the publisher Arnold Fawcus, "For Raymond: Geoffrey's most recent and exciting contribution to Blake scholarship, warmest regards, Arnold", from a total edition of 438 copies. This Trianon production constitutes a finely illustrated disquisition by Keynes on Blake's artistic and philosophical obsession with the classical Laocoon sculpture.

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Description

Quarto. Original brown quarter morrocco, grey cloth sides, titles gilt to spine.

Illustrations

Monochrome collotype plates.

Condition

Fine.

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