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Emery Walker : "the master of the art of the book.": PB 64-2004

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Emery Walker : "the master of the art of the book."


Contributor: Dreyfus, John
Printer: Kent, Carol
Printer: Press at the Humanities Research Center



Letters to Walker from Talbot Reed, Harry Kessler, William Morris, Robert Bridges, G.B. Shaw, T.E. Shaw, and Stanley Morison.
Prefatory essay signed: John Dreyfus.

[10], 27, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 21 cm.

Place(s) associated

  • Austin

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1988


With mounted photograph. "100 copies have been printed on the demy folio Albion from handset type and bound by Carol Kent"--Colophon. Binding: brown marbled boards, title label on cover.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 64-2004
Primary reference Number: 118351
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 30 September 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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