There is No Natural Religion
There is No Natural Religion There is No Natural Religion There is No Natural Religion There is No Natural Religion
£350.00
Clairvaux: The Trianon Press for The William Blake Trust. 1972.

2 volumes, duodecimo and tall quarto. Original tan quarter morocco, spines lettered gilt, marbled sides. Housed together in the original marbled slipcase. Facsimile reproductions achieved by collotype and hand-stencil. Very light sunning to spines, a couple of patches of trivial marking to morocco, contents clean and fresh. A near-fine copy.

First edition thus, number 142 copies of 540 copies bound thus, from a total edition of 616 copies, all printed on Arches pure rag paper made to match the paper used by Blake. A faithful facsimile, based on the Rosenwald copy in the Library of Congress, with a bibliographical essay by Sir Geoffrey Keynes.

From the library, though unmarked as such, of David Lindsay, 28th Earl of Crawford and 11th Earl of Balcarres (1900-1975), who served as chairman of the National Trust from 1945 to 1965, alongside serving as trustee of the Tate and National Galleries, the British Museum, and the National Library of Scotland.