The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Illustrated by Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones (English, 1833–1898), Engraved by William Harcourt Hooper (English, 1834–1912), Decoration designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896), Author Geoffrey Chaucer (English, died in 1400), Printer and Publisher Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith (English)
44 cm (17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated with woodcuts by W. H. Hooper after Burne-Jones; printed by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith
Not On View
Chaucer, Geoffrey. Works. Kelmscott Press, London, May 1896. Edited by F. S. Ellis. Illustrations by W. H. Hooper after Edward Burne-Jones. Embroidered linen slip-cover.
Acquired on August 27, 1914, from Goodspeed's Bookshop, Boston, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent