In Petra, being a sequel to Nisi Dominus. by ST.…

In Petra, being a sequel to Nisi Dominus. by ST. DOMINIC’S PRESS. GILL, Eric. PEPLER, Hilary.
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For Petra Gill on her 17th birthday

~ In Petra, being a sequel to Nisi Dominus.

Ditchling St. Dominic's Press 1923

With preface and notes by Eric Gill and Hilary Pepler. 6 wood engravings by Eric Gill and 3 by David Jones, colophon page printed in red. 8vo., variant binding of quarter cloth with red and white patterned boards, printed on a discarded page of Mairet’s Vegetable Dyes, black and silver label on upper cover, very good, uncut copy.

The title is from one of the poems which is for Petra Gill on her seventeenth birthday and which has a chorus line In petra exaltavit te : He exalted me upon a rock.
Booklabel on front pastedown.
Eric Gill Engravings, Gravestone With Angel, Penny Pie, The Holy Ghost as Dove (in red on title), G with vetch and beehive, C with bird-cage & Crucifix.

Physick 61, 144, 224, 240, 245, 259. Taylor & Sewell A111.
Stock ref: 3752
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