(Andoversford): The Whittington Press, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. 200 pp., many illustrations, including wood engravings, line blocks, half-tone plates, typographic specimens, broadsheets, etc.; 4to, half yellow morocco and marbled boards. Together in slipcase with a photographic reproduction of Robert Gibbings' 5-page "A Letter to Colette" in woodcuts, bound in quarter green cloth and decorative boards. Order form for Matrix 10 laid in. Wrapper for the regular edition of Matrix 9 in pocket at rear. Fine, entirely clean and unworn. Item #23106
Much of this issue is devoted to the work of Robert Gibbings and the Golden Cockerel Press. Edition of 925 numbered copies (820 in wrappers), this #82 of 105 deluxe copies. John Martin's (Black Sparrow Press) copy with his small exlibris label tipped to rear pocket.