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Buzz buzz : ten insect poems: PB 119-2003

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Buzz buzz : ten insect poems


Author: Heath-Stubbs, John
Illustrator: Smith, Richard Shirley
Publisher: Gruffyground Press
Printer: Libanus Press



By John Heath-Stubbs ; with a wood engraving by Richard Shirley Smith.

[16] p. : ill. ; 24 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Sidcot
  • Marlborough

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1981


"Designed, handset in Bodoni italic & printed on Vélin d'Arches paper by Michael Mitchell at the Libanus Press, at Marlborough, Wiltshire, for Anthony Baker of the Gruffyground Press. Richard Shirley Smith's wood engraving is printed from the original block. The cover is Mingei. The edition is limited to two hundred copies"--Colophon. Signed by John Heath-Stubbs and Richard Shirley Smith. Yellow Mingei wrappers.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 119-2003
Primary reference Number: 95045
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 August 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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