MATRIX 17.

(Whittington Press).
  • Herefordshire: Whittington Press, 1997.
  • 4to.
  • paper-covered limp boards, dust jacket.
  • (vi), 195, (3) pages, with 42 additional pages and 2 additional leaves of plates and other materials.

Price: $100.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 51063

Limited to 850, including 770 in "stiff covers" (limp boards). Some contents of this issue: Maureen Richardson on a papermaking tour of Japan (with 2 samples), John Dreyfus on Maximilien Vox, "Joan Ellis, a Lost Engraver from the Underwood School" (with reproductions of 8 wood engravings) by Hal Bishop, Adela Spindler Roatcap on Dadaist typography (with illustrations), Alan Dodson on Caslon, Jerry Kelly on the dust jacket designs of Hermann Zapf (with examples), Barbara Henry on Bowne & Co. Stationers at the New York Seaport Museum, two articles by Roderick Cave, a survey of 1996 private press books by David Chambers, and seven book reviews. With photographs and many pages of book design/typographic specimens (covers, text pages, alphabets, etc.). Several tipped in engravings.

MATRIX 17.