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Haslewood Books


  • Author:
    Tucker, Peter
  • Publisher:
    Hanborough Parrot, Church Hanborough, 1990
  • Catalog ID:
    1308371
  • Our ref:
    1308371

The books of Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald Signed by the author Limited edition of 170 copies - this copy is not numbered. 1990. Signed by the author on the colophon. Hardback. 53pp. Marbled cloth covered boards with printed paper labels to front and to spine. Printed by The Didcot Press and bound by The Fine Bindery. "The period of Haslewood Books is that of the first days of the Nonesuch Press and of the Golden Cockerel Press. Haslewood's first book appeared in 1924, its last in 1931 when the market for fine press books - like that for many luxury goods - almost disappeared for a time. During that period thirty-two Haslewood Books were published." Reproductions of illustrations by Thomas Lowinsky, Hester Sainsbury, Edward Wadsworth, John Nash, Richard Wyndham, two pochoir coloured illustrations by Gino Severini and two by McKnight Kauffer. Book in near fine condition. No slipcase.
  • Our price: £150.00

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