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Matrix 31  

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Matrix 31


Herefordshire, England

Whittington Press



7.75 x 11.25 x .75"; 144 pages of which 127 are numbered. Letterpress printed. Tip-ins and fold outs. Set in Bell, Bodoni, Goudy Modern, Arrighi, Romulus, Poliphilus. Fournier and Caslon types. Printed on Somerville Laid & Zerkall mould made paper. Case bound in light boards. Printed dust wrapper. Edition of 660: 600 standard; 60 deluxe.

Articles in the 2012 Matrix include: Last Hurrah of Hot Metal by Elizabeth Grice; Birth of the Wormsley Library by Bryan Maggs; Words & Images : The New Basement Press by Peter Gauld; Vacation in Vattis by Patrick Randle; Setting Caslon for Leaves of Grass by Barbara Henry; Wood-engraving & Block-making by Chris Daunt; Harry Carter on Type by Martyn Thomas; In Memoriam Dan Carr by John Randle; John Craig and the Piccolo Press by John Grice; From Bleeding Heart Yard to Whittington by Merlin Waterson; Inkunabula by Enrico Tallone; In Pursuit of Pepler's Presses by Peter Chasseaud; Letterpress Adventures by Andrew Anderson; Portrait of a Polymath by George Ramsden; Mustafa Duzguuman's School of Turkish Marbling by Musa Igrek; A New Generation of Private Presses in Australia by Andrew Schuller; The Search for Hellmuth Weissenborn by Anna Nyburg; The Visit by Martin Krieger; and, Turning Over a New Leaf by Stan Nelson.

Donated by Vamp and Tramp Booksellers, Birmingham, AL.

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