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8vo. Limited edition 47/100 with "framed" tipped-in engraving after half-title, and prospectus and Cherryburn-printed memorial leaflet "To Celebrate Katharine R. Middleton 1906-1987" laid in. In slipcase . All books in fine collectible condition unless otherwise noted. Orders are professionally packed and shipped promptly. P30. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : A Frail Memorial Being Selections from the ...
Éditeur : The Cherryburn Press
Date d'édition : 1975
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Fine
Edition : Limited Edition.
Description du livre Hardcover. État : Fine. Chicago: Cherryburn Press, 1975. No. 55 of an edition limited to 100 (pp. 48). Tall octavo (23 cm) in soft brown publisher's cloth with matching slipcase, gilt titles and decoration; sixteen wood engravings by Bewick printed on fine calendered paper, text set in Baskerville. Portrait of Bewick together with a specially mounted print in a folding album by way of a frontispiece. A brief discussion of Bewick's wood engravings as monuments and memorials which appeared here and there in his work. A Fine copy of a handsome little book. N° de réf. du libraire 1792