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Georgian love songs: PB 102-2003

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Georgian love songs


Editor: Hadfield, John
Illustrator: Whistler, Reginald John (Rex)
Publisher: Cupid Press



Edited by John Hadfield ; with decorations by Rex Whistler

Xix, [1], 147 p., 6 leaves of plates : ill ; 24 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1949


"Of this book, six hundred and sixty copies only have been printed ... The text has been set in Caslon Old Face at the Temple Press, Letchworth, and printed by Hague & Gill, at Piggotts, High Wycombe. The six collotype plates from drawings by Whistler have been printed by the Ganymed Press, London. The binding, in hand -marbled boards by Douglas Cockerell & Son, is by the Temple Press. This is number [in ms] 588." Title in ornamental border. Quarter bound in brown cloth with marbled paper sides, gilt fillet; gilt lettering on leather spine label. Top edge of pages gilt - other sides with deckled edges.

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 102-2003
Primary reference Number: 94740
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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