Part of a series of exciting and luxurious Flame Tree Notebooks. Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, the covers are printed on foil in five colours, embossed then foil stamped. And they’re powerfully practical: a pocket at the back for receipts and scraps, two bookmarks and a solid magnetic side flap. These are perfect for personal use and make a dazzling gift. This examples features The Story of Troilus and Criseyde by William Morris.
In 1896 William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones published an illustrated edition of The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, one of the greatest British storytellers. Depicted in this illustration is a passionate kiss between Troilus and Criseyde, a pair of tragic lovers whose story ended abruptly during the Siege of Troy.