Wayzgoose : the Australian Journal of Book Arts. Number One. WITH: The Wayzgoose Press : a prospectus.

By: JARVIS, Jadwiga.

Price: $175.00

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#122 of 400 copies thus (nos 51-450). 4to. [viii], 2-93pp,[4],[4]pp adverts, numerous coloured and b&w illustrations, many as tipped-in plates; highly decorative errata slip ('Solecism') printed in red and black loosely inserted. Heavy wrappers with French flaps over Fabiano boards and Bemboka Oatmeal endpapers; the text printed letterpress on Goatskin Parchment 160gsm. The top edges of the wrappers a trifle rubbed, otherwise a fine clean copy. The Prospectus (which is for this Journal rather than the Press itself) is #94 of 100 copies. 4to. [8]pp, tipped-in colour plate, b&w engravings; the central 4pp coloured illustrations with a fold-out page. Sewn in wrappers. A very good clean copy. ***The edition was limited to 450 copies, of which 100 were reserved for the Australian Printing Historical Society. Numbers 1-50 were bound in quarter leather and cloth and with a loosely inserted wood engraving by Mike Hudson; 51-450 are bound thus.

Title: Wayzgoose : the Australian Journal of Book Arts. Number One. WITH: The Wayzgoose Press : a prospectus.

Author Name: JARVIS, Jadwiga.

Categories: Books about books,

Publisher: Sydney, The Wayzgoose Press: 1985

Seller ID: 36184

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