(Andoversford): The Whittington Press, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. 151 pp., many illustrations, including wood engravings, line blocks, half-tone plates, typographic specimens, broadsheets, etc.; 4to, half brick red morocco and marbled boards. Slipcase. Wrapper for the regular edition of Matrix 4 in pocket on rear board. Order forms for Matrix 5 and reissue of Matrix 1 as well as subscription announcement for a recast of founts of Fry's Baskerville (aka Baskerville Old Face) from Stephenson Blake, Typefounders of Sheffield laid in. Fine, entirely clean and unworn. Item #23104
Superb showcase for all aspects of the world of fine press printing. Contributors to this number include Paul Wood, David Butcher, Roderick Cave, Hans Schmoller, Rachel Salmond, et al. Edition of 590 numbered copies (525 in wrappers), this #22 of 65 deluxe copies. John Martin's (Black Sparrow Press) copy with his small exlibris label mounted to pocket on rear board.