Poems. A New Edition (1881), proof Signature D (Delaware Museum, first revise proof, copy 2)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: Poems. A New Edition
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Publisher: F. S. Ellis
Printer: Strangeways and Walden
City of publication: London
Date of publication: 1881 May 15
Pre-Publication Information: proof
Pagination: 33-48
Issue: 2
Authorization: DGR
Collation: D 8


Current Location: Library, Delaware Art Museum

Physical Description

Point: 10 point; 6 point leading
Font: roman
Lines per Page: 22
Margin top: 2 cm
Margin bottom: 3.8 cm
Margin right: 2 cm
Margin left: 2.5 cm
Dimensions of Document: 19 x 12.8cm (crown octavo)

Scholarly Commentary


This is a duplicate copy of the first revise proof for this signature, with DGR's revisions carried over here in another hand from the author's copy.

Textual History: Revision

The three copies of this proof signature are preserved in the library of the Delaware Art Museum. They include this corrected first revise, the duplicate first revise, author's corrected copy , and an uncorrected second revise carrying the revisions from the first revise.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1