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A bibliography of the Gehenna Press : 1942-1975: PB 780151

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A bibliography of the Gehenna Press : 1942-1975


Author: Brook, Stephen
Illustrator: Moser, Barry
Publisher: J. P. Dwyer
Designer: Hyder, Darrell
Printer: Kingsport Press
Binder (person): Robert Burlen & Son



By Stephen Brook.

Xvi, 77 p : ill., port ; 25 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Northampton
  • Kingsport
  • Hingham ⪼ Massachusetts

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1978)


Production date: AD 1976


"Limited to 400 copies. It was designed by Darrell Hyder ... Composition and printing are by the Kingsport Press, Kingsport, Tennessee; the binding is by Robert Burlen & Son, Hingham, Massachusetts. Monotype Bell is the typeface, Linweave Text the paper. Barry Moser engraved the frontispiece portrait of Leonard Baskin ... Copies 1 to 50 are specially bound by Carolyn Coman and carry an extra, signed impression of the print by Barry Moser." Museum has copy no. 157 with an extra, unsigned impression of the print laid in. Binding: red cloth with gold lettering on spine.

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 780151
Primary reference Number: 99806
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Audit data

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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