(Risbury, Herefordshire): The Whittington Press, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. 203 pp., many illustrations of all sorts, including wood engravings, line blocks, half-tone plates, typographic specimens, etc.; 4to, half russet oasis and marbled boards. Together in cloth and boards slipcase with bound 16mo volume, a facsimile of the "1920 Klingspor Calendar" mounted in a board folder. Wrapper for the regular edition of Matrix 23 in pocket on rear board together with a print of the engraving "Moralités Legendaires" by J.-G. Daragnés illustrating the rear cover of the regular edition. Prospectus/order form for Matrix 24 and the Index to Matrix 1-21 laid in. Fine, entirely clean and unworn. Item #23263
Superb showcase for all aspects of the world of fine press printing. Edition of 800 numbered copies (715 in wrappers), this #52 of 85 deluxe copies. John Martin's (Black Sparrow Press) copy with his small exlibris label mounted to pocket on rear board.