(Risbury, Herefordshire): The Whittington Press, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. (205) pp., many illustrations of all sorts, including wood engravings, line blocks, half-tone plates, typographic specimens, a wallpaper sample by Peggy Angus, etc.; 4to, half tan morocco and marbled boards. Together in cloth and boards folder containing 7 wood engravings by Diana Bloomfield (each signed in pencil). Wrapper for the regular edition of Matrix 16 along with a print of the wood engraving by Svenolov Ehren used as cover illustration for the regular edition in pocket on rear board. Order form for Matrix 17 and Matrix newsletter for 1997 laid in. Fine, entirely clean and unworn. Item #23256
Superb showcase for all aspects of the world of fine press printing.See accompanying images for contents list. Edition of 925 numbered copies (830 in wrappers), this #7 of 95 deluxe copies. John Martin's (Black Sparrow Press) copy with his small exlibris label mounted to pocket on rear board.