Lot 20 of 557:
Rick Barton The Hand Press Peregrine Press  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Hand Press

Author:
Barton, Rick

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
The Porpoise Bookshop

Date:
1959

Description:

Title leaf, illustrated contents leaf, and colophon leaf, plus 10 block cut prints of printing presses by Barton. 44.5x39.5 cm (17½x15½") loose in printed paper wrappers. One of 120 copies. First Edition.

Printed by Henry Evans at the Peregrine Press. Delightful series of wood engravings of printing presses, including an Acorn, an Albion, and two Hoe Washingtons. The first of Peregrine Press Print Portfolios.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear; short tear to title leaf; near fine.


 
Item number:
287126
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