Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith



Upper Denby: the Fleece Press, 2005/2006.

By Brian North Lee. One of 32 (275) special copies for sale accompanied by a chemise holding four proofs of drawn bookplates signed by the artist. Set in Van Dijk type and printed on T.H. Saunders HP paper. 9.75 X 6.50 ins. 102 pp. + Colophon. Signed by the artist on the Colophon. Quarter cloth with wood laminate paper covered boards. Title on inset spine label. Frontispiece and 65 wood engraved bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith including a half-tone of the artist at work. “It has been a pleasure to print some of the very best bookplates ever made.” (Simon Lawrence). As new in cloth covered drop-back box with paper title label. As new.

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