Credits and Bibliography

Close up of text and floral border, page 253, T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer.

Detail, page 253 of the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Bibliographical entry for the Kelmscott Chaucer, in list of Books at Clouds Hill

The Kelmscott Chaucer listed amongst T.E.L.'s books at Clouds Hill Cottage, 1935.

Black and white image of the bookroom at Clouds Hill Cottage, 1935

The bookroom at Clouds Hill Cottage, 1935.

Close up of image on page 459, T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer

Detail, page 459 of the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Spread of pages 42-42, T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer

Pages 42-43, the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Close up of image and text, page 128-129, T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer

Detail, pages 128-129, the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Close up of image and floral border, page 139, T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer

Detail, page 139, the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Close up of page 15, T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer.

Detail, page 15 of the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Cover of T.E. Lawrence's Kelmscott Chaucer

Cover binding, the Kelmscott Chaucer.

Curated by Brendan Edwards, W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections, Queen's University Library, in observation of International Kelmscott Press Day (June 26, 2021) and the 125th anniversary of the publication of, The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, now newly imprinted, by the Kelmscott Press in 1896.

Thank you to Kim Bell, Ken Hernden, and Natasa Krsmanovic.

Archival sources:

Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford. Papers of T.E. Lawrence and A.W. Lawrence.

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California. T.E. Lawrence Papers. 

Published sources:

Burton, C.L. (1952). A Sense of Urgency: memoirs of a Canadian merchant. Toronto, Clarke Irwin.

Crow, G.H. (1934). William Morris, designer. The Special Winter Number of The Studio. London, New York, The Studio Publications Inc.

Douglas Library Notes (1958). The Kelmscott Chaucer. VII.2 August.

Garnett, D., ed. (1938). The Letters of T.E. Lawrence. London; Toronto, Cape.

Graalfs, G.T. (1996). Lawrence of Arabia, designer and printer. Print 50.6 November/December, p. 56-61.

Lawrence, A.W., ed. (1937). T.E. Lawrence by his Friends. London, Jonathan Cape.

Lawrence, T.E. (1926). Seven Pillars of Wisdom, a triumph. London, Printed by M. Pike with the assistance of H.J. Hodgson.

Orlans, H. (1993). Lawrence of Arabia, strange man of letters: the literary criticism and correspondence of T.E. Lawrence. London, Cranberry NJ, Associated University Presses.

Orlans, H. (2002). T.E. Lawrence: biography of a broken hero. Jefferson, McFarland & Co.

Peterson, W.S. and S.H. Peterson (2011). The Kelmscott Chaucer: a census. New Castle DE, Oak Knoll Press.

Rogers, B., ed. (1936). More letters from T.E. Shaw to Bruce Rogers. New York, privately printed.

Smith, C.S. (1940). The Golden Reign: the story of my friendship with 'Lawrence of Arabia.' London, Cassell.

Syer, G. (1994). "Morris was a giant": the quest of T.E. Lawrence.  Journal of the William Morris Society 10 Spring, p. 48-52.

Tabachnick, S.E. (2004). Lawrence of Arabia: an encyclopedia. Westport CT, Greenwood Press.

The Times (1934). William Morris as a Printer: Kelmscott Press: exhibition at Messrs. Bumpus. 26 March, p. 14.

Wells, J.M., ed. (1956). Letters from Bruce Rogers to Henry Watson Kent. Printing & Graphic Arts IV.3 September, p. 64-81.

Wilson, J. (1989). Lawrence of Arabia: the authorised biography of T.E. Lawrence. London, Heinemann.