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Fifteen craftsmen on their crafts: PB 382-2003

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Fifteen craftsmen on their crafts


Editor: Farleigh, John
Illustrator: Farleigh, John
Publisher: Sylvan Press
Printer: Curwen Press



Edited and with an introduction by John Farleigh

Contents: Bookbinding / by Roger Powell and Anthony Gardner - Embroidery / by Hebe Cox - Jewellery / by A.R. Emerson - Metal engraving / by G.T. Friend - Music and craftsmanship / by Carl F. Dolmetsch - Pottery / by Bernard Leach - Printing / by J.H. Mason - Silversmithing / by L.G. Durbin - Smithcraft / by Francis Adam - Spinning and weaving / by James Dibb - Stained glass / by Francis H. Spear - Textile printing / by Margaret Simeon - Wood engraving / by John Farleigh - Woodwork / by Eric Sharpe - Writing and lettering / by M.C. Oliver.

Viii, 118 p., [11]p of plates : ill., plates ; 23 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1945


Frontispiece: Wood engraving by John Farleigh (flowering plant) Bound in brown cloth, gold stamped. Top edge of pages gilt.

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 382-2003
Primary reference Number: 98326
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 June 2016 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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