WHITTINGTON PRESS

£475.00

The Whittington Press: A Bibliography 1971-1981

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Andoversford: the Whittington Press, 1982.

Compiled by David Butcher with an Introduction and Notes by John Randle. Number 220 of 320 copies printed on Zerkall Halbmatt mould-made paper .15 X 10.5 ins. 86 pp. Quarter rust red cloth with marbled paper covered boards. Gilt spine titling and gilt rule on upper and lower quarter binding. 9 wood and perspex engravings by Miriam Macgregor, Hellmuth Weissenborn, John Lawrence and Edward Walters printed from the original blocks. A tipped-in display of Whittington Caslon Old Face type based on a letter recommending this type face by Eric Gill, Half-tones of the Press and its environs and reproductions of drawings by Edward Ardizzone, Harold Jones and Richard Kennedy. A fine copy.

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