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The Tremolino: PB 146-2004

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Tremolino


Author: Conrad, Joseph
Illustrator: Wilson, Edward Arthur
Publisher: Duschnes, Philip C.
Designer: Rogers, Bruce
Printer: Press of A. Colish



By Joseph Conrad. Reprinted from The mirror of the sea.
Title page vignette (a ship) in color.

59, [3] p : col. ill ; 21 cm.

Place(s) associated

  • New York

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1942


Label tipped in: "This is one of 500 copies ... specially bound for the American Institute of Graphic Arts, to be sold to members for the benefit of the Bruce Rogers Educational Fund. The book is contributed by Mr. Rogers, the cover paper by George A. Nelson, and the binding by Frank Fortney". "One thousand copies of this edition, planned by Bruce Rogers, were printed at the Press of A. Colish, New York. The illustrations were engraved on wood by [in ms] E. A. Wilson."--Colophon. Colophon, p. [62], signed in pencil by the artist.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 146-2004
Primary reference Number: 118543
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 December 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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