DEAREST JOANA: A selection of Joan Hassall's lifetime letters and art.

Price: $450.00


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Place Published: Denby Dale
Publisher: The Fleece Press
Date Published:
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine, entirely clean and unworn
Book Id: 20815

Description

2 volumes, 1/4 cloth and marbled boards, tall octavo (11.5 x 7.25 inches); 147; (6),154-(301) pp. Profusely illustrated with examples of the artist's work, including 60 wood engravings, many designs for dustjackets, bookplates, book illustrations, Christmas cards, postage stamps, etc., most tipped-in. Cloth-backslipcase.

Comments

A fine tribute to the wood engraver and book illustrator Joan Hassall (1906-1888). Edition of 300 copies - 40 were bound in quarter vellum with an additional section of engravings.


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