Jock – The Art of Edmund Caldwell (Signed) – Meiring, Jane

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Subscriber’s copy number 60 of 250 copies. Signed by Frank Read. A fine copy still in the original publisher’s packaging. Page edges dyed red. “This (handmade) book was produced by a combination of photo lithography and hand lithography. Book architecture, reproduction, colour separation, plate making and printing were carried out by Frank Read. The sheets were hand-fed on to the press and the signatures were folded, collated and sewn by hand by Dora Read. The book was hand bound into the quarter leather cases under the supervision of binding craftsman Frank Edmonstone. The text photo-set in Baskerville throughout. The preliminaries and the biography in 18 point Roman with abstractions and quotations from the original ‘Jock’ in 20 point italic.” Numerous full page colour and black & white illustrations and all the vignette illustrations. Subscribers Edition. Condition: As new. Hardcover. Red leather spine with beige linen boards including gilt vignette to front board, and gilt decorations and lettering to spine.

Publisher: Frank Read Press
Date Published: 1978
Publication Place: Mazoe, Rhodesia
First Edition: Yes
Signed: Yes
Condition: As new.
Binding: Hardcover. Red leather spine with beige linen boards including gilt vignette to front board, and gilt decorations and lettering to spine.

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Weight 5000 g