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Morris, Wiliam. Architecture and History of Westminster Abbey. Longmans and Co, London, 1900.

Price: US$40.00 + shipping

Description: Blue-gray buckram boards. 50 pp. "Reprinted at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press." Two essays by Morris written for the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings: "Architecture and History, a paper read before the Society . on July 1, 1884"; and "Westminster Abbey, a paper written for the Society . in June, 1983. VG-, ex-library: a beautiful book with very little use, but library markings on title page, back free endpaper, and atext block. Perforation stamps on several text pages, cataloguing info on spine. Some adhesive residue at base of spine.

Seller: Mullen Books, ABAA, Marietta, PA, U.S.A.

William Morris.. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey.. Longmans., London, 1900.

Price: US$40.14 + shipping

Description: 8vo. 50pp. Remains of erased name on fep. Pages sl cockled else contents VG. Paper covered boards worn and grubby with split and small loss to base of buckram spine. Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by Morris for the Kelmscott Press.

Seller: Leigh Gallery Books, LEIGH ON SEA, ESSEX, United Kingdom

MORRIS, William.. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey.. Longmans, London., 1900.

Price: US$46.83 + shipping

Description: First edition. Octavo. 50 pages. Cloth-backed grey paper boards lettered in black. Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press. Two lectures. Covers marked and bruised at edges. Good.

Seller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB, London, United Kingdom

Morris, William. Architecture and History and Westminster Abbey. Chiswick Press, 1900.

Price: US$57.07 + shipping

Condition: Very Good

Description: hardback, slim octavo, faded purple cloth backstrip, paper covered boards printed black, water stain to upper middle on spine and faintly to rear board at same point, a tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, bookplate of a previous owner on front pastedown. Colophon reads : Reprinted at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press and finished on the twentieth day of December, 1900. 50pp, Walsdorf 77.

Seller: Pendleburys - the bookshop in the hills, Llanwrda, United Kingdom

Morris, William. Architecture and history, and Westminster Abbey. Chiswick Press - Longmans & Co, London, 1900.

Price: US$60.21 + shipping

Condition: Good

Description: [ii], 50 pages. In the original paper covered boards with cloth spine. Browned and soiled. Front free end paper browned. Loosely inserted small sheet with printed list of three Lectures by Morris reprinted in the Golden Type. This list is very spotted. Colophon - Reprinted at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press and finished on the twentieth day of December 1900.

Seller: Stephen Rench, Shipston on Stour, United Kingdom

Morris, William. ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORY, AND WESTMINSTER ABBEY. Longmans, London, 1900.

Price: US$66.91 + shipping

Condition: Very Good

Description: "A paper read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings on July I, 1884. Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden Type Designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press. Blue Quarter-Cloth spine with Pale Blue/Grey Ingres paper-Covered Boards. 50 Pages, 200g, 8 1/2" Tall. No inscriptions. Page edges uncut at the top so the book must be unread. Slight soiling to cover and a small closed tear at bottom edge (3/4" long, see photo). Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller: AESOP ATTIC, Penzance, United Kingdom

William Morris. Architecture and History and Westminster Abbey. Chiswick Press Longmans Green, 1900.

Price: US$73.60 + shipping

Condition: Very Good

Description: Two papers, reprinted at the Chiswick Press with the Golden Type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press , attractive half leather and patterned paper boards neatly titled in gilt to spine , some rubbing to corners and edges with a little surface loss, some browning to endpapers. Architecture and History, A paper originally read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings on July 1st 1884, 33 pages plus Westminster Abbey A paper written for The Society for The Protection of Ancient Buildings in June 1893 pages 35/50.

Seller: John Blanchfield, Leeds, United Kingdom

MORRIS, William. ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORY, AND WESTMINSTER ABBEY. LONDON, CHISWICK PRESS, 1900.

Price: US$75.00 + shipping

Condition: Good

Description: ORIGINAL CLOTH BACKED GRAY BOARDS; 50 PAGES FIRST EDITION GOOD-VERY GOOD

Seller: Houle Rare Books/Autographs/ABAA/PADA, Palm Springs, CA, U.S.A.

MORRIS, William. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey. [London: Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press/Longmans & Co. 1900].. , 1900.

Price: US$80.29 + shipping

Description: [ii], 50 pp. Original boards with linen backstrip, lettered to upper cover, a little soiled and rubbed but generally good.

Seller: Rachel Lee Rare Books, Bristol, United Kingdom

MORRIS, William. ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORY,; and Westminster Abbey, a paper read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings on July 1, 1884. printed at the Chiswick Press, (London, 1900.

Price: US$83.00 + shipping

Description: 8vo, 50pp, boards and cloth back, printed on Golden Type.

Seller: Second Life Books, Inc., Lanesborough, MA, U.S.A.

Morris, William (1834-1896). Architecture and history : [a paper read before the society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, on July 1, 1884], and Westminster Abbey: [a paper written for the Society in June 1893] / by William Morris. London : Longmans, 1900.

Price: US$83.62 + shipping

Description: Very good in the original cloth backed boards. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with age. Remains quite well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 50 pages; Notes; Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press. Physical description; pp.50 ; 8°. Subjects; Morris, William 1834-1896 - Speeches, addresses, etc. Westminster Abbey. Architecture - England - Lectures. Kelmscott Press. Notes; Part of a 5 book set called by May Morris the "Golden Type Octavo ed.", uniformly printed and bound with KP Golden type and KP Batchelor handmade Perch paper. Referenced by: LeMire C-7. LeMire, Eugene D. Bibliography of William Morris. 1 Kg.

Seller: MW Books Ltd., Galway, Ireland

Morris, William. ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORY AND WESTMINSTER ABBEY. Longmans & Co., [London, 1900.

Price: US$100.00 + shipping

Description: Cloth-backed boards. Some soiling to boards, internally about fine, with the series prospectus laid in. Second printing in this format. One of 500 copies printed at the Chiswick Press utilizing the Golden type designed by Morris for the Kelmscott Press. LEMIRE C-7.

Seller: William Reese Company - Literature, ABAA, New Haven, CT, U.S.A.

MORRIS, William.. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey.. London: Chiswick Press, 1900, 1900.

Price: US$100.36 + shipping

Description: Octavo. Original purple cloth-backed grey paper-covered boards, spine label lettered by hand, front cover printed in black. Ownership signature to front free endpaper. Advertisement for other Chiswick Press printings of lectures by William Morris loosely inserted. Spine a little sunned and label a little chipped, light stain to top tip of front cover, some pages unopened. A very good copy. First edition of the lectures William Morris gave before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings on July 1884 and July 1893, printed using the Golden Type of the Kelmscott Press. With the black morocco bookplate of the prominent American book collector Henry William Poor (1844-1915), who made his fortune in banking and used the funds to accumulate an exceptional collection of fine bindings, illuminated manuscripts, first editions, and private press books. His business failed, and his library was auctioned in 1908.

Seller: Peter Harrington. ABA member, London, United Kingdom

Morris, William. Architecture and History and Westminster Abbey (lecture IV and unnumbered). Printed at the Chiswick Press and published by Longmans & Co., London, 1900.

Price: US$104.16 + shipping

Condition: Near Fine

Description: A paper read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, on July 1, 1884, and A paper written for the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings in June 1893. Lecture IV and unnumbered in the series of six lectures by Morris published in the same format. Printed with Morris's Golden Type on fine mould-made paper. ¶ 8to (14,5 × 21 cm), (2) 50 pp. Bound in plain pale blue paper-covered boards and brown cloth spine, titled in black on front cover. Some age toning and soiling to covers (back cover has a slightly larger spot at the bottom), a bit of edgewear and slight sunning to spine. Offsetting on free end papers. Pages are clean and bright, hinges are sound. According to its age a very good copy.

Seller: Georg Schneebeli - Rare Books & Prints, Zürich, Switzerland

MORRIS, William. ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORY, AND WESTMINSTER ABBEY,; a paper read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings on July 1, 1884. printed at the Chiswick Press, (London, 1900.

Price: US$110.00 + shipping

Description: 8vo, 50pp, boards and cloth back, printed on Golden Type. A very nice copy. This is James Truslow Adams's copy with his bookplate and ownership signature. Adams won a Pulitizer Prize for his 1922 work The Founding of New England.

Seller: Second Life Books, Inc., Lanesborough, MA, U.S.A.

Morris William. ARCHITECTURE AND HISTORY, and WESTMINSTER ABBEY. London By Longmans & Co, at the Chiswick Press 1900, 1900.

Price: US$110.00 + shipping

Description: First Edition. Printed in the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press 8vo, original boards backed in gray cloth, lettered on the upper cover in black. [2], 50 pp. A very good copy indeed with light evidence of age to the boards and spine panel. Internally fresh and clean and crisp throughout. FIRST EDITION of this paper read in July 1884.

Seller: Buddenbrooks, Inc., Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.

Morris, William (1834-1896). Architecture and history : [a paper read before the society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, on July 1, 1884], and Westminster Abbey: [a paper written for the Society in June 1893] / by William Morris. London : Longmans, 1900.

Price: US$112.00 + shipping

Description: Very good in the original cloth backed boards. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with age. Remains quite well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 50 pages; Notes; Printed at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press. Physical description; pp.50 ; 8°. Subjects; Morris, William 1834-1896 - Speeches, addresses, etc. Westminster Abbey. Architecture - England - Lectures. Kelmscott Press. Notes; Part of a 5 book set called by May Morris the "Golden Type Octavo ed.", uniformly printed and bound with KP Golden type and KP Batchelor handmade Perch paper. Referenced by: LeMire C-7. LeMire, Eugene D. Bibliography of William Morris. 1 Kg.

Seller: MW Books Ltd, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Morris (William). Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey.. Longmans, 1900.

Price: US$113.74 + shipping

Description: FIRST EDITION, pencil ownership inscription of Gerard Fountain at head of title-page, pp. [i], 50, crown 8vo, original quarter grey linen with pale grey boards printed in black to upper, covers a little darkened with a small amount of waterstaining at foot, a little wear to backstrip ends and top corners, pages uncut, good. Printed at the Chiswick Press and using the Golden type designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press - with publisher's note stating this and listing the three preceding titles in this series laid in at front (Walsdorf 77)

Seller: Blackwell's Rare Books ABA ILAB BA, Oxford, United Kingdom

MORRIS William. Architecture and History. A Paper read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings. , 1900.

Price: US$122.83 + shipping

Description: First edition. 8vo., original linen-backed grey boards, lettered in black slightly soiled and scuffed at edges, uncut. London, Printed by the Chiswick Press for Longmans & Co. With the bookplate on the front pastedown of Ralph, Second Earl of Lovelace and Thirteenth Baron Wentworth.

Seller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA, ILAB, PBFA, BA, London, United Kingdom

MORRIS, William. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey. By William Morris.. London Longmans & Co., 1900.

Price: US$125.00 + shipping

Description: A Paper Read Before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, on July 1, 1884 by William Morris [CHISWICK PRESS]. MORRIS, William. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey. By William Morris. [London: Longmans & Co., 1900]. Reprinted at the Chiswick Press with the Golden type, designed by William Morris for the Kelmscott Press. Octavo (8 1/4 x 5 5/8 inches; 208 x 143 mm). 50 pp. Quarter holland-backed boards. Title printed in black on front board. Boards with some rubbing along edges. A bit of marginal staining. Overall very good. "Architecture and History. A paper read before the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, on July 1, 1884" HBS 65763. $125

Seller: Heritage Book Shop, ABAA, Tarzana, CA, U.S.A.

William Morris. Architecture and History, and Westminster Abbey. London: Longmans & Co. at the Chiswick Press, 1900.

Price: US$137.33 + shipping

Condition: Good

Description: 50 pp., original boards and cloth backstrip; covers worn at extremities, book plate to the front paste down, else good. Photos available upon request.

Seller: Zubal-Books, Cleveland, OH, U.S.A.