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A Typographical Masterpiece by John Dreyfus  

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A Typographical Masterpiece: An account by John Dreyfus of Eric Gill's collaboration with Robert Gibbings in Producing the Golden Cockerel Edition of "The Four Gospels" in 1931

Dreyfus, John

San Francisco

Book Club of California



Illustrated after Eric Gill and from photographs. 33.5x23 cm (13x9¼"), cloth, gilt-lettered on spine and pictorial gilt on front cover; plain glassine jacket. One of 450 copies, designed by the author.

Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For Barbara Land, most cordially, John Dreyfus - San Francisco, 19 November 90." Prospectus laid in.

Lot Amendments

One inch tear to front bottom of dust jacket, crease at top of laid in prospectus; else fine.

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