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Songs of innocence / by William Blake ; with a preface by Thomas Seccombe and twelve coloured illustrations by Honor C. Appleton.

William Blake

RA Collection: Book

Record number

09/163

Author

Imprint

London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd., [Not before 1910]

Physical Description

xvii., 49 p., 12 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 22 cm.

General Note

Title page printed in red and black within grey decorative compartment. Preface printed with red ruled borders. Text printed within various coloured ruled borders and decorative compartments.
Plates, including frontispiece, printed using three colour process. Plates dated 1910.
"Printed by the De La More Press Ltd. 32 George Street Hanover Square London W." [Colophon].

Binding Note

Case binding of green cloth over boards. Author and title in gilt on upper cover and spine. Publisher in gilt on spine.

Subject

Illustrated books
18th-century poems

Contributors