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Restoration love songs: PB 103-2003

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Restoration love songs


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



Edited by John Hadfield ; with decorations by Rex Whistler

Xx, 153 p : plates ; 24 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1950


"Of this book, six hundred and sixty copies only have been printed ... The text has been set in the Fell types and printed at the University Press, Oxford, on Arnold & Foster's mould-made paper. The collotypes from drawings by Whistler have also been printed at the University Press, Oxford. The binding, in hand -marbled boards by Douglas Cockerell & Son, is by the Temple Press, Letchworth. This is number [in ms] 157." Title in ornamental border. Quarter bound in blue 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

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Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 103-2003
Primary reference Number: 94742
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 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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