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Virginia Woolf and the Raverats : a different sort of friendship: PB 461-2003

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Virginia Woolf and the Raverats : a different sort of friendship


Author: Woolf, Virginia
Author: Raverat, Gwendolen
Author: Raverat, Jacques Pierre
Illustrator: Raverat, Gwendolen
Editor: Pryor, William
Publisher: Clear Books
Designer: Stone, Humphrey
Binder (person): Smith Settle Limited
Printer: Lawrence, Simon



Edited by William Pryor

205, [2] p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003) by Panayotova, Stella


Production date: AD 2003


"This edition of 500 copies is designed by Humphrey Stone, set in Dante type and printed on Rives Artist paper and quarter bound in buckram cloth and Compton Marbling paper with the slipcase in Ingres paper by Smith Settle Limited. Each slipcase contains a separate numbered Gwen Raverat wood engraving, Vece, La Place en Été, which she made at the height of this correspondence in 1923, hand printed by Simon Lawrence of the Fleece Press, from the original boxwood block."--Colophon. Museum has copy no. 90 signed by William Pryor.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 461-2003
Primary reference Number: 98207
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 8 December 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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