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Drawings Verse & Belief by  Bernard LEACH - Signed First Edition - 1973 - from Roger Collicott Books (SKU: A13119)

Drawings Verse & Belief

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Drawings Verse & Belief

by LEACH, Bernard

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London: Jupiter Books, 1973. 111 pages. Well illustrated by Bernard Leach. Original white buckram cloth with gilt lettering on the upper cover in original slipcase, some slight discolouration to the white buckram. Specially bound edition limited to 500 copies and signed by the Author. Bernard Leach over a period of sixty years exerted a tremendous influence over the growing studio pottery movement in Britain. Living and working in Japan at various times, he became a courier between East and West, his work being strongly influenced by the East. This fine limited edition combines Leach's delicate visual images and delightful verse with an impassioned profession of faith, providing a rare insight into the spirit of a great master craftsman. First Ed. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. 8vo.. Book.

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Bookseller
Roger Collicott Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
A13119
Title
Drawings Verse & Belief
Author
LEACH, Bernard
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
First Ed
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Jupiter Books
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1973
Keywords
BERNARD LEACH. ST. IVES. CORNWALL. POTTERY. POTTERS. BAHAI FAITH. CORNISH ARTS. CRAFTS
Size
8vo.

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About Roger Collicott Books

We are based on Dartmoor at Widecombe-in -the Moor. This is now by appointment only. Specialising in Local History and Topography, Devon and Cornwall also covered in depth. Antiquarian Books, Maps and Manuscripts of quality. PBFA members since 1982.

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
buckram
A plain weave fabric normally made from cotton or linen which is stiffened with starch or other chemicals to cover the book...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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