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Ansel Adams setting up for a shoot in Yosemite, 1935

The May Queen and other poems / Alfred Lord Tennyson ; designed, written out and illuminated by Alberto Sangorski.

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The Detroit Public Library, 3/24/16

Marco Lorenzetti

Rubricated and illuminated.

Colophon: “This manuscript, selected poems of Alfred Lord Tennyson, The May Queen, The sea fairies, The beggar maid, Hero to Leander, and Dora was designed, written out, and illuminated by Alberto Sangorski for Messrs. R. Rivière & Son bookbinders & booksellers to H.M. King George V. London. This manuscript will not be duplicated. This manuscript was executed by me [signed] Alberto Sangorski London A.D. 1912.”

Community space at the DPL…………………….


….”for wide reading in an atmosphere of freedom……..”

Strohm Hall, detail

The Detroit Public Library, 7/20/16

8x10 gelatin silver contact print

Marco Lorenzetti