A Cross Section: the Society of Wood Engravers in 1988



Wakefield: the Fleece Press, 1988.

Introduction by Simon Brett, Memoir of Stanley Lawrence by Ian Mortimer and an account of the Society of Wood Engravers in the 1950s by Frank Martin. One of 160 copies for sale set in Van Dijck type and printed on a specially made Zerkall paper. Title page engraved by Michael Renton. 11.5 X 8.25 ins. 110 pp. Quarter cloth with pattern paper covered boards after a design by Edwina Ellis. 44 wood engravings printed from the wood on recto pages – representing most of the members of the Society of Wood Engravers. A fine copy in original cloth covered slip case which is slightly sunned .


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