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Book/Printed Material The story of Sigurd the Volsung and the fall of the Niblungs

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Title

  • The story of Sigurd the Volsung and the fall of the Niblungs

Names

  • Morris, William, 1834-1896.
  • Burne-Jones, Edward Coley, 1833-1898, artist.
  • Hooper, William Harcourt, 1834-1912, engraver.
  • Kelmscott Press.
  • William Morris and Kelmscott Press Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Hammersmith : Kelmscott Press, 1898.

Notes

  • -  In verse.
  • -  "With two pictures designed by Edward Burne-Jones and engraved by W.H. Hooper"--Colophon.
  • -  Limited edition of 160 paper copies, 6 vellum copies. Cf. Peterson.
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 2051
  • -  Peterson, W.S. Bibliography of the Kelmscott Press, A50
  • -  Morris, Wiliam and S.C. Cockerell, Kelmscott Press, 1898, 50
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  LC copy: Original limp vellum binding.
  • -  LAC scc 2020-01-10 no edits (1 card)
  • -  LAC ddw 2022-05-02 update (1 card)

Medium

  • 207 p. : ill. ; 34 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PR5077 .A1 1898
  • PR5077 .A1 1898 Copy 2 Rosenwald collection item 2051. Printed on vellum. Original binding.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 49034237

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Morris, William, Edward Coley Burne-Jones, William Harcourt Hooper, Kelmscott Press, William Morris And Kelmscott Press Collection, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. The story of Sigurd the Volsung and the fall of the Niblungs. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1898. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/49034237/.

APA citation style:

Morris, W., Burne-Jones, E. C., Hooper, W. H., Kelmscott Press, William Morris And Kelmscott Press Collection & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1898) The story of Sigurd the Volsung and the fall of the Niblungs. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/49034237/.

MLA citation style:

Morris, William, et al. The story of Sigurd the Volsung and the fall of the Niblungs. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1898. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/49034237/>.