WHITTINGTON PRESS. CONNORS, Sandy. ~ Busy as a Bee. Recipes & Labels for the Kitchen Garden.
Written and illustrated with 15 wood engravings by Sandy Connors, several of them hand-coloured. One of 200 copies, this no. 139, signed by the artist (there were also 55 special copies). Set in Caslon type and printed on Silurian mould-made paper. 8vo., bound by The Fine Bindery in original half yellow buckram over yellow patterned paper covered boards, printed title label to spine. Fine.
A collection of Sandy Connors’s wood engraved labels originally printed for jam jars, accompanied here by the artist’s recipes for making the jams and preserves, as well as her observations on running her kitchen garden.