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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Geoffrey Chaucer; Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir; Frederick Startridge Ellis
|Notes:||"Besides Burne-Jone's eighty-seven pictures, it contains a full-page woodcut title, fourteen large borders, eighteen borders or frames for the pictures, and twenty-six large initial words. All of these, besides the ornamental initial letters large and small, were designed by Morris himself."
Life of William Morris, by J.W. Mackail, v. 2, p. 326.
"The hearty thanks of the editor and printer are due to the Reverend Professor Skeat for kindly allowing the use of his emendations to the Ellesmere ms. of the Canterbury tales, and also of his emended texts of Chaucer's other writings."
|Reproduction Notes:||Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 2 microfiches ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English Literature ; LEL 10965-66).|
|Description:||ii pages, 1 leaf, 554 pages : illustrations ; 43 cm|
|Series Title:||Library of English literature, LEL 10965-66.|
|Responsibility:||edited by F.S. Ellis ; ornamented with pictures designed by Sir Edward Burne-Jones, and engraved on wood by W.H. Hooper.|