Do you know this book lover?
Bookplate: “Seumas O’Sullivan.” The bookplate shows a satyr in the woods holding a book through the doorway of a private library. Book Inscription: “Seumas O’Sullivan from Geoffrey Keynes 3 Jun 1936.” [Both these are located in The Note-Book of William Blake, edited by Geoffrey Keynes. The Nonesuch Press. 1935]
Seumas O’Sullivan (1879-1958). Born in Dublin, Ireland, his original name was James Sullivan Starkey. He was an Irish poet and editor of the Dublin Magazine.
Geoffrey Langden Keynes (1887-1982). English physician, surgeon, scholar and book collector. He was the younger brother of economist John Maynard Keynes. Geoffrey Keynes was the author of a number of works including The Life of William Harvey, as well as books on William Blake and other English writers.