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Syr Isumbras

Frederick Startridge Ellis editor

RA Collection: Book

Record number



Variant Title

Romance of Sir Isumbras


Limited edition of 350 copies printed on paper, 8 on vellum. Cf. Peterson.


Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1897

Physical Description

[4], 41, [1] p. : ill. (front.) ; 22 cm. (8°)

General Note

"Edited by F.S. Ellis after the edition printed by J. O. Halliwell from the MS. in the library of Lincoln Cathedral, with a few corrections ..."--Colophon.



Sir Edward Burne-Jones Bt. ARA, artist/printmaker