WHITTINGTON PRESS. WEISSENBORN, Hellmuth. BONHAM-CARTER, Victor. ~ A Posy of Wild Flowers Gathered in the Countryside of English Literature.
London and Dulverton Acorn Press and Exmoor Press 1983
Wood engravings by Hellmuth Weissenborn. Descriptions of various English flowers found in English literature with excerpts from the poems they appear in. One of 350 copies, this no. 262. Set in Monotype Bell at the Whittington Press and printed by Jonathan Stephenson at the Rocket Press on Zerkall mould-made paper. Pp. 126. 12mo., original oatmeal linen, wood engraved printed label to upper cover, printed title label to spine. Slightly darkened at spine, otherwise a handsome, clean copy.
Weissenborn’s charming wild flower illustrations, except in a few cases, are printed from the original wood engravings.
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