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The Engravings of David Jones

by David Jones, Cleverdon, Douglas

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  • Near Fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
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Near Fine/near fine
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London: Clover Hill Editions, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 2 volumes, custom slipcase. Both volumes near fine, slipcase with trivial wear but no splits or bumps. A lovely set. One of 105 numbered copies on Barcham Green hand-made paper. Vol. 1: Folio, pp. x, 58, frontis. portrait, 96 leaves of engravings. Vol 2: Clamshell box portfolio containing a set of the 96 plates on japon, with 74 wood-engravings printed from the original wood-blocks and 66 wood-engravings, copper-engravings and dry-points printed by offset: and 9 copper engravings and one dry-point printed on hand-made paper from the original copper-plates. Plus a 7-page pictorial Index of Engravings, pamphlet stitched.. No. XXVII of CV. This is far and away the best presentation of the full range of Jones' engraving, a real labor of love.

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Bookseller
Blue Sky Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
6145
Title
The Engravings of David Jones
Author
David Jones, Cleverdon, Douglas
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Clover Hill Editions
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1981
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May be a multi-volume set and require additional postage.

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