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Boxwood : sixteen engravings: PB 144-2003

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Boxwood : sixteen engravings


Illustrator: Stone, Reynolds
Author: Warner, Sylvia Townsend
Publisher: Monotype Corporation Limited
Designer: McLean, Ruari
Printer: Longmans (Dorchester) Ltd.
Binder (person): Mansell & Co.



By Reynolds Stone ; illustrated in verse by Sylvia Townsend Warner

37 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1957


"For this edition of 500 copies made for the Monotype Corporation Limited a new type designed by Giovanni Mardersteig, Dante Roman and Italic (series 592), has been used for the first time in Great Britain. The book was planned by Ruari McLean. Printed by Longmans (Dorchester) Limited and bound by Mansell and Company." -- t.p. verso Bound in black paper boards with gilt letting on spine and device on front cover

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 144-2003
Primary reference Number: 95196
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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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