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Identifier: 
exws_pages_b04_item35
Title: 
Leaf from "The Book of Wisdom and Lies"
Creator: 
Wardrop, Oliver, Sir, 1864-1948
Date: 
1894
Description: 
This leaf is from "The Book of Wisdom and Lies", written by Oliver Wardrop. It was printed at the Kelmscott Press; one of only 250 copies issued. It was printed in 1894, London, for Bernard Quaritch. The recto side is page 225 and the verso side is page 226.
Dimensions: 
5.3 x 8 in (13.5 x 20.3 cm)
Subject: 
Manuscripts--Specimens
Subject: 
detached leaves
Subject: 
Printing--History
Location: 
London (England)
Century: 
Nineteenth century
Contributor: 
Kelmscott Press
Language: 
English
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018