ADAGIO PRESS. BAHR, Leonard F. ~ Typographia 1. Typographia 2.
2 volumes, all published. With numerous examples of type specimens and ornaments printed in 4 colours, together with Bahr’s ‘Notes on the Private Press’. Nos. 317 and 318 of editions limited to approximately 325 copies, signed by the printer. Handset by Bahr and printed on Mohawk Superfine paper. 8vo., [16 x 24 cms], both volumes in original sewn blue and grey paper wrappers, each housed in the original publisher’s printed mailing envelopes. Envelopes a little creased along edges, otherwise an excellent set.
The typographic specimens include quotations by Will Ransom, William Blake, Lewis Mumford, Alfred W. Pollard, Eric Gill, Douglas C. McMurtrie, Ruari McLean and Joseph Blumenthal, among others.