A Typographical Masterpiece – special edition

£500.00

A Typographical Masterpiece, Eric Gill’s collaboration with Robert Gibbings to produce the Golden Cockerel Press edition of ‘The Four Gospels’, by John Dreyfus. 1993. Special ed. 40. (352 x 246mm) 120pp. Illustrated. The standard edition text bound with a red leather spine, red cloth covered boards with a panel of two Thai silks, blue and green, inserted into each board. Binding design by Graham Williams and Clare Skelton. The colophon for the special edition printed on a fold of handmade laid paper bearing the Golden Cockerel Press watermark, held in a pocket inside the back board, with a proof of one of the original woodblocks by Eric Gill for The Four Gospels on Japanese Gampi. Fold and proof printed by Graham Williams. In a leather and cloth covered slip case made by the Fine Bindery. Published by Bain & Williams. A single copy available. £500.00

 

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