Boxwood and Graver, a miscellany of blocks.

£45.00

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Boxwood & Graver, a miscellany of blocks published by Allen Lane Christmas, 1958.

Small square 8vo.Bound in Quarter vellum with Japanese wood veneer covered boards. Gilt spine title. 32pp. Edited by Hans Schmoller and privately printed for Allen Lane on white Hoshi-Shi paper at the Westerham Press. One of 1500 copies. With 40 French-fold leaves and illustrated with 31 wood engravings formerly used in Penguin books here printed on recto pages from the original blocks: 7 each by Reynolds Stone, 6 each by David Gentleman, 3 each by George Buday, 7 each by Diana Bloomfield, 3 each by Imre Reiner, 1 by Derek Harris, 3 each by Cecil Keeling and 1 by Roy Morgan. Near fine with corners lightly bumped.

Size 18 x 13cm ( 7 X 4.75 inches)

 

Item details

Publisher: Allen Lane
Format: Hardback
Date: 1958
Place: London
Edition: First Edition
Condition: Very Good
Book ID: 60002108

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