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Tales of the turquoise: PB 1933.5

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Tales of the turquoise


Author: Bingley, Barbara
Illustrator: Sandford, Lettice
Printer: Sandford, Christopher
Publisher: Boar's Head Press



By Barbara Bingley ; wood-engravings by Lettice Sandford.

94p : ill ; 26cm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1944-05-26) by Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart


Production date: AD 1933


"Printed ... by Christopher Sandford at the Boar's Head Press in Bodoni & Tiemann Type. The first edition is limited to 150 copies."--t.p verso. Museum has copy no. 116. Binding: blue & white paper boards, illustrated, with title lettered on upper board.

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 1933.5
Primary reference Number: 104274
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 June 2016 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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