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Steps to the river : poems: PB 186-2003

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Steps to the river : poems


Writer: Randle, John
Author: Gant, Roland
Illustrator: Phipps, Howard
Publisher: Whittington Press
Binder (person): Fine Bindery



By Roland Gant ; with eight wood-engravings by Howard Phipps

With note from John Randle to John Dreyfus (dated "18th Jan") tipped in.

[37] p ; 28 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Risbury

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1995


"This edition of 200 copies is set in 12-point Romulus type and printed at Whittington Court on Zerkall mould-made paper, and bound by the Fine Bindery in papers printed from a wood-engraving by the artist. Copies I-XL contain a set of artist's proofs of the engravings."--Colophon. Museum has copy no. 156 signed by Roland Gant and Howard Phipps. Quarter bound in green cloth with paper sides over boards.

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 186-2003
Primary reference Number: 95782
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 September 2012 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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