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STORIES FROM CHAUCER

Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack

STORIES FROM CHAUCER
Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1507328
circa. 1910. Hardback. Small format. Slightly better than good condition.

Told To The Children series. Small format. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration. Pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. 114 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked, pen circles to rear cover. Front endpaper MISSING. Ink transfer to front pastedown, must have been inscription on endpaper. Also small bookworm mark to front pastedown and title page. Crayon lines and scribble to rear endpapers. A little foxing/browning. Text pages generally clean. All plates present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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STORIES FROM CHAUCER
Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1309216
circa. 1907. Hardback. Small format. Almost very good condition.

Told To The Children series. Small format. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration. Pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. 114 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly browned and covers very slightly mottled. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers and margins of plates are slightly browned. There is some very light fingering to page margins. One page has a small piece torn from margin (no text affected).
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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Front cover

Cover of STORIES FROM CHAUCER by Geoffrey Chaucer; Janet Harvey Kelman

Contents

  • Dorigen, the story by the Man of Land
  • Emelia, the story by the Man of Might
  • Griselda, the story by the Man of Books
  • Constance, the story by the Man of Law