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The cave: PB 38-2004

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The cave


Author: Sisson, Majorie
Publisher: Vine Press
Publisher: Foster, Peter
Printer: Foster, Peter
Publisher: Peters, John
Printer: Peters, John
Illustrator: Martin, Frank



By Marjorie Sisson ; with engravings on wood by Frank Martin.

[5], 19, [6] p : ill ; 25 cm.

Place(s) associated

  • Hemingford Grey

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1957


"Two hundred copies on Millbourn hand-made paper, printed and published ... by Peter Foster and John Peters, the Vine Press ...". Signed by author and John Peters. Prospectus tipped in inside back cover. Bound in Sundour cloth, with a design by the illustrator blocked in gold on front cover.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 38-2004
Primary reference Number: 108040
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 14 January 2014 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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