Specimen Sheets Pulled from the Wood Type in Drawer Six.…

Specimen Sheets Pulled from the Wood Type in Drawer Six. From the Cabinet at Green Gables and a Sheet or Two of Type from Friends. by QUADQ PRESS. HOLTAN, Gene. < >
  • Another image of Specimen Sheets Pulled from the Wood Type in Drawer Six. From the Cabinet at Green Gables and a Sheet or Two of Type from Friends. by QUADQ PRESS. HOLTAN, Gene.
  • Another image of Specimen Sheets Pulled from the Wood Type in Drawer Six. From the Cabinet at Green Gables and a Sheet or Two of Type from Friends. by QUADQ PRESS. HOLTAN, Gene.
One of only 100 copies, the first book published by Quadq Press

~ Specimen Sheets Pulled from the Wood Type in Drawer Six. From the Cabinet at Green Gables and a Sheet or Two of Type from Friends.

Santa Cruz, CA Quadq Press 1983

One of only 100 copies. A collection of specimen sheets using Hamilton 201 and Phanitalian Bulletin Script, Aetna, Abraded Gothic Lightface Condensed, Tuscan Egyptian Number Two, Trenton and Antique Gothic Number 20 wood type, with 5 woodcuts by Gene Holtan printed on German Nideggen mould-made paper bound in. Printed in red and black. Introduction by George Robert Kane. Pp. 20 French-fold leaves printed on Superfine paper at Green Gables. Oblong 8vo., bound by Elzabeth Sanchez in original Japanese-style sewn black cloth over Peter Papermaker paste paper boards, which are very lightly slightly bowed. Generally a very good copy.

A very appealing type specimen. With the original prospectus inserted loose.

Stock ref: 9148
Print this page View basket Price: £70.00