WHITTINGTON PRESS. O'CONNOR, John. ~ Knipton: A Leicestershire Village.
Written and with 35 wood engravings by John O’Connor. One of 200 copies, this no. 27, signed by the artist. Set in Bell type and printed on Zerkall mould-made paper. Folio, original quarter grey cloth over ochre pictorial paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine, housed in the original matching cloth-edged paper slipcase. A short tear and subsequent creasing to fore-edge of final blank, otherwise a very good copy.
O’Connor’s charming recollections of the village of Knipton, Leicestershire, illustrated with his imaginative wood engravings which reflect his deep love of the English countryside.