Lewis, John N C - A Handbook of Printing Types
A UK first edition, first impression. Octavo, 95pp. Numerous plates in both colour and black and white by Henry Moore, John Piper, Blair Hughes-Stanton, John Nash, Barnett Freedman, Edward Bawden and Graham Sutherland.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, sharp and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a touch of inconsequential bruising to the spine ends. Looks sharp in protective plastic.Book : The book is square and very tight. The boards are very clean and are unfaded. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are a touch dulled. There are no loose or dog-eared pages. The binding is solid and without cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. An attractive copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: W S Cowell