Alan Isaac Rare Books

Fifteen Craftsmen on their Crafts

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Author: FARLEIGH, John

Published by: Sylvan Press (London, 1945)

8vo, vii, 118pp, 15 photographic plates. Grey Cloth, lettered in blue on spine with publishers device to board.

Includes a 10pp essay on the work of Roger Powell and Anthony Gardner with a plate each of their work. Further essays include JH Mason on Printing, J Farleigh on Wood Engraving and MC Oliver on Writing and Lettering. An insightful work. Provenance – ‘Mary Bartlett, Dartington’ in pencil on the front paste-down. Prelims a little spotted and some handling marks to the cover, otherwise very good.

Cat. ref.: 95