Lot 224 of 350:
A lavish Bird & Bull Press commemorative edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Thirty Years of Bird & Bull. A Bibliography, 1958-1988

Author:
Heaney, Howell J.

Place:
Newtown

Publisher:
Bird & Bull Press

Date:
1988

Description:

Foreword and commentary by Henry Morris. Illustrated with tipped-in samples and facsimiles. (4to) 28x20 cm (11x8"), quarter grey morocco and decorative boards; bound by Barbara Blumenthal. Together with a linen-covered portfolio of ephemera; both housed in a linen drop-back box with morocco spine label. No. 126 of 300 copies. 

A superb history of the press, the most innovative piece of which is the folding type specimen which is almost 7 feet long when unfurled. Prospectus laid in. Published at $400 and sold out immediately.


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Condition:
Fine condition, crisp and unblemished.


 
Item number:
295576
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