London: The Folio Society. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Royal Octavo, bound in quarter dark blue leather over blue cloth boards. 159 pp. Frontispiece plus thirty-nine additional full-page black & white plates showing facsimiles of various manuscripts, printed books, portraits, paintings and etchings illustrating the progress of English Literature. A fine copy in red cardboard slipcase (tiny splits, light fading). Very Good in slipcase. Item #311676
¶ This was the Folio Society Presentation Volume for 1963, the text was specially commissioned for this publication.