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Printing and the Mind of Morris: Three Paths to the Kelmscott Press by  Colin Franklin - 1986 - from Bromer Booksellers (SKU: 29921)

Printing and the Mind of Morris: Three Paths to the Kelmscott Press

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Printing and the Mind of Morris: Three Paths to the Kelmscott Press

by Franklin, Colin

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About This Item

(Cambridge): Rampant Lions Press, 1986. Octavo. 58pp. From an edition of 505 copies, this is one of fifty copies on Barcham Green Canterbury handmade paper. Inscribed by the author, Colin Franklin. An exploration by Colin Franklin of the pre-Kelmscott inspirations for Morris and his fine book production thereafter. Bound in quarter navy morocco with patterned paper boards and gilt to spine. Minor quarter-inch mark to spine, else near fine in mildly toned slipcase.

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Bookseller
Bromer Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
29921
Title
Printing and the Mind of Morris: Three Paths to the Kelmscott Press
Author
Franklin, Colin
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Rampant Lions Press
Place of Publication
(Cambridge)
Date published
1986
Bookseller catalogs
Book Arts; Fine Printing;

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About Bromer Booksellers

Bromer Booksellers specializes in rare and beautiful books, as well as highspots of literature. Owned and operated by Anne and David Bromer, who have been in the business of fine books for nearly fifty years, our shop carries a range of important private press books, designer bookbindings, literary first editions, illustrated books from the fifteenth century to the present, children's books, and miniature books.

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inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[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]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]

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