The Hundredth Story. by GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. GIBBINGS, Robert. COPPARD,…

~ The Hundredth Story.

Waltham Saint Lawrence Golden Cockerel Press 1931

4 wood engravings by Robert Gibbings. No.31 of 1000 copies. Printed in Eric Gill’s Golden Cockerel Face type on English hand-made paper. Quarter green morocco with printed paper covered boards designed by Tirzah Greenwood, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine faded, a little browning and spotting to boards, two booklabels on front pastedown, one with offset to ffep, otherwise a good copy.

The first of the successful ‘Guinea series’ of illustrated modern authors, printed in the new Golden Cockerel type designed especially for Gibbings by his friend Eric Gill.

Chanticleer: Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 74
Stock ref: 11082
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