(Andoversford): The Whittington Press, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. 234 pp., many illustrations, including wood engravings, line blocks, half-tone plates, typographic specimens, broadsheets, etc.; 4to, half rose morocco and marbled boards. Together in a slipcase with the volume "from Croxley Moor to Bodmin Moor: Eight Copper-engraved Images by Brian Hanscomb." Bound in rose red decorative wrappers in an edition of 210 copies (95 for Matrix and 115 for the artist. Eight short poems accompany the engravings. Wrapper for the regular edition of Matrix 14 in pocket on rear board. Order form for Matrix 16 and Matrix newsletter for 1995 laid in. An unidentified block print printed in red on orange paper of a seated man with hands clasped also laid in, Fine, entirely clean and unworn. Item #23113
Superb showcase for all aspects of the world of fine press printing. Contributors to this number include Robin Kinross, Fiona MacCarthy, Ruari Maclean, Sebastian Carter, Ward Ritchie, Maureen Richardson, et al. Edition of 950 numbered copies (855 in wrappers), this #15 of 95 deluxe copies. John Martin's (Black Sparrow Press) copy with his small exlibris label mounted to pocket on rear board.