The Art of Bookmaking, Washington Irving (1783 – 1859)
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The Art of Bookmaking, Washington Irving (1783 – 1859)

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This chapbook was printed in 1975 at Dreadnaught, one of the earliest editions from the press, the piece is an absolute delight. 20 pages plus paper cover. Hand-printed and sewn, the type is foundry Bulmer on Curtis Rag, featuring a 3 colour faceplate. The text is excerpted from Washington Irving's The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. The original edition was of 200 copies for private circulation, of that run - 8 soft cover and 2 hard cover first edition copies remain.


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Thank You - BlueA Rock Solid, John Lent

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