Lot 42 of 377:
Nine volumes illustrated by Rigby Graham  

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Title:
Nine volumes illustrated by Rigby Graham
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Various dates
Description:

9 volumes. All illustrated by Rigby Graham. Various bindings, mostly pictorial cloth or boards. Various limitations. First Editions.

A selection of volumes vibrantly illustrated by Rigby Graham, popular English landscape and topographical artist who worked within the English Romanticism tradition. Most titles were printied in very limited runs, and most are signed by Graham.

Includes:

  • Graham, Rigby. Mason, John. A Song in Favour of Bundling. Vellum-backed marbled boards, acetate jacket. No. 170 of 200 copies. Leicester, England: Twelve By Eight Press Produced at Orpheus Press, 1960.
  • Graham, Rigby. The Poppy and the Pomegranate. The Story of Demeter and Persephone or The Origin of the Seasons. Vellum-backed illustrated boards, decorated in gilt. Leicester: Grange Fibre and Co, 1962.
  • James, Mervyn. Mountains. Gilt-decorated cloth. N0. 109 of 200 copies. Wymondham, Brewhouse Private Press. 1972.
  • Clare, John and Rigby Graham. The Toper's Rant. Gilt-decorated cloth. No. 29 of 46 copies. Wymondham: Brewhouse Private Press, 1974.
  • Rigby Graham. Gilt-lettered cloth, pictorial dust jacket. No. 66 of 200 copies. Leicestershire: Wymondham Art Gallery, 1979.
  • Graham, Rigby. Sketchbook Drawings. With an Introduction by Alan Tucker. Pictorial boards. No. 69 of 85 copies. Signed by Alan Tucker & Rigby Graham. Hanborough: Parrot Press, 1989. 
  • Woodcuts And Words. Pictorial boards. Signed by Rigby Graham and Michael Bown. No. 89 of 242 copies. Prospectus laid in. The Previous Parrot Press, 1994.
  • Murphy's Select Bar. Eleven linocuts by Rigby Graham. Pictorial cloth. No. 43 of of 75 Copies, signed by Graham. Prospectus laid in. Banholt: Bonnefant Press, 1985.
  • James, Henry. Winchelsea, Rye & 'Denis Duval'; with Drawings from Abbeys & Castles both chapters in 'English Hours.' Pictorial cloth. Signed by Alan Tucker & Rigby Graham. No. 77 of 192 copies. Oxford: Previous Parrot Press , 1991. 
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Varying degrees of general light wear; all volumes about near fine or better.
 
Item number:
303605
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