GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS : A. E. Coppard : Robert Gibbings.
Title The Hundredth Story of A. E. Coppard. With engravings by Robert Gibbings.
Book Condition Quarter green morocco gilt over strikingly patterned green and cream woodcut paper boards. Royal 8vo [binding c. 24.5 x 16 cms], c.pp64, top edge of the text block gilt, others uncut. Backstrip faded to neutral and just fractionally nicked at extreme head and foot, corners scuffed or nudged. Internally very clean and crisp.
Publisher Golden Cockerel Press 1931.
Seller ID 9509
Edition Limited to 1000 numbered copies. With 4 large bird or aimal headpiece wood engravings by Robert Gibbings. This copy with the Notice to Subscribers loosely enclosed as issued. *** The first book in Eric Gill's new Golden Cockerel type expressly designed for the use of the press. The striking woodcut paper boards were designed by Tirzah Garwood. Chanticleer 74.
GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS : A. E. Coppard : Robert Gibbings Eric Gill Tirzah Garwood Ravilious private press fine print printing literature