THE ART OF MEDAL ENGRAVING.

(Bird & Bull Press).
  • Newtown, PA: Bird & Bull Press, 1991.
  • 4to.
  • Japanese cloth with leather spine label.
  • 56 pages.

Price: $110.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 120211

First edition, limited to 230 numbered copies; this copy is not numbered and has the following note by Morris on the colophon page "Binder's sample 6-27-91." (Berger A50). Henry Morris printed only 160 copies of this book (Leaf Book - Chalmers 198). With introduction by Henry Morris. Discusses the history and invention of one the lesser-known graphic processes. Includes an original complete folio leaf from Achille Collas' "Tresor de numismatique," which demonstrates the process and reproductions of medal-engraved American works. Printed on Johannot mouldmade paper. Loosely inserted is a T.L.s. from the author to Henry Morris thanking him for sending two copies of the book to her. Spine shows fading.

THE ART OF MEDAL ENGRAVING. Elizabeth M. Harris.
THE ART OF MEDAL ENGRAVING.
THE ART OF MEDAL ENGRAVING.