MY WARTIME CARICATURES. Edward Burrett.

MY WARTIME CARICATURES.

(Penmiel Press).
  • Esher, Surrey: Penmiel Press, (1992).
  • 4to.
  • cloth with paper label on front cover, gilt decoration, stiff paper chemise
  • (vi), 27+1 pages
  • ISBN: 0905542415

Price: $135.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 79898

This book was printed in an edition of one hundred copies and is signed on the colophon by Edward Burrett (Edward Burrett and the Penmiel Press pg 23). The text paper is by T.H.Saunders pure rage mould-made and the type faces used ( all composed by hand) are monotype Garamond series 156, perpetua titling series 258 and temple script series 455. Written, designed, and printed letterpress by Burrett. There are a total of nine caricatures are tipped-in. Seven of them are in color. The two that are in grayscale are photo-reproductions( taken during the war) of the color originals. There are two additional ones printed on the endpapers. Stiff paper chemise is lightly worn at the corners and a bit faded at the outer edge.