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The bookplate designs of Rex Whistler: PB 361-2003

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The bookplate designs of Rex Whistler


Author: Lee, Brian North
Publisher: Private Libraries Association
Publisher: Bookplate Society



By Brian North Lee

3-39 p, 41 leaves of plates : facsims ; 26 cm

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  • Pinner

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1973


Published by the Private Libraries Association for the Bookplate Society. Issued in limited edition of 650 copies with printed frontispiece and 350 copies with frontispiece bookplate tipped-in. Museum has the latter. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in black and gold on spine. In slip case (black cloth over card).

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Support composed of paper

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Printing ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 361-2003
Primary reference Number: 98305
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 January 2014 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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