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2 edition of Wood-engraved initials for the Golden Cockerel Press by Eric Gill. found in the catalog.

Wood-engraved initials for the Golden Cockerel Press by Eric Gill.

Eric Gill

Wood-engraved initials for the Golden Cockerel Press by Eric Gill.

by Eric Gill

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Published by [Rampant Lions Press] in [Cambridge] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGolden Cockerel Press.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19179919M

Perpetua is a serif typeface that was designed by English sculptor and stonemason Eric Gill for the British Monotype ua was commissioned at the request of Stanley Morison, an influential historian of printing and adviser to Monotype around , at a time when Gill's reputation as a leading artist-craftsman was high. Perpetua was intended as a crisp, contemporary design not Category: Serif. (Golden Cockerel Press.) THE SONG OF SONGS called by many the Canticle of Canticles. Golden Cockerel Press, , 73/ COPIES on Batchelor handmade paper, 19 wood-engravings by Eric Gill, title-vignette and 5 large text initials printed in red, one or two small and faint spots, pp. 45, 4to., original.

Gill, Eric Chaucer, Geoffrey, The Canterbury Tales, Golden Cockerel Press In four half calf volumes with marbled boards, Limited edition of copies with wood engraved illustrations by Eric Gill. Small 4to, xxix, pp., color diagrams throughout printed in red, blue, yellow, and black; wood-engraved initials. Early half black calf, gilt backstrip, red label, marbled boards, a very good copy beautifully cleaned and restored by Court Benson. Golden Cockerel Press.- Chaucer (Geoffrey) The Canterbury Tales, 4 vol., number of copies on paper, wood-engraved decorative borders, illustrations and initials by Eric Gill, initials printed in red, blue and black, leather book-label of Haven O'More, original russet morocco-backed patterned-paper boards, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, t.e.g., others uncut, spines of vol.2 & 3 a little.

Chaucer (Geoffrey) Troilus & Criseyde, 8 specimen leaves on vellum (pp.5/6, 11/12, /, /, /, /, / & /), 2 initials in blue and 3 in red, wood-engraved borders by Eric Gill, Merle Armitage's copy with specially-printed title for him and his bookplate by Rockwell Kent, with bifolium on vellum of pp/86 & 91/ The Wood-engraved Initials of Eric Gill Eric Gill not only carved letters in stone and turned his designs into type; he also produced a large number of engraved titles, initials, and alphabets for book publishers. In Matrix 15 (), Sebastian Carter describes how . ONE OF COPIES (out of a total edition of ) on hand-made paper of the magnificent Golden Cockerel edition of The Canterbury Tales, illustrated with wood engravings by Eric Gill; one of the most beautiful books produced in the 20 th century. $


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