Series Number 566 issued by ATF. This face was actually a 1953 reintroduction of the type face known as Benton which had been designed by Morris F. Benton in 1930 (McGrew, American Metal Type Faces, page 31).
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AN ANAMORPHIC ALPHABET.
by Brown, Christopher
Published in a limited edition of 136 numbered copies signed by the author, this is one of the 98 standard copies. A humorous and creative alphabet book, with representations of each letter done in lino blocks. Printed by Phil Abel in black ink on Zerkall paper. Design on front and back covers illustrated in the style of the prints.