The Life of Thomas Wolsey, Cardinal Archbishop of York. George Cavendish.
The Life of Thomas Wolsey, Cardinal Archbishop of York.
The Life of Thomas Wolsey, Cardinal Archbishop of York.
The Life of Thomas Wolsey, Cardinal Archbishop of York.
(Private Press)

The Life of Thomas Wolsey, Cardinal Archbishop of York.

(Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1893). One of 250 copies. White-line floral border to first text page, and six-line initials throughout. The text was transcribed by F. S. Ellis from the autograph manuscript in the British Museum. According to William Morris, this is the first separate biography of Wolsey in English, and the first printed with the original spellings. Light wrinkling to rear cover, faint spotting to fore-edge, else a near fine copy in full limp vellum, lacking one ribbon, and with two loose and laid in. Item #26885

(Peterson A14).

Price: $2,500.00

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