LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies, this is number 123. Designed and published by Philip Kerrigan at the Tabard Press, handset in Monotype Bembo on Basingwerk Parchment and Basingwerk Art papers. 8vo. 10 x 7 1/2 inches. Translated by I. Grafe, half-title, black-and-white photographic frontispiece portrait of Cobden-Sanderson, title page printed in red and black inks with a griffin vignette, 12 black-and-white photographic plates; text clean, unmarked. Orange cloth stamped in gilt, original glassine dust-jacket; binding square and tight, jacket chipped and torn, especially along the spine. A near Fine copy. Explores Cobden-Sanderson's Journals in order to gain insight into his work as a book binder.
Friedrich Adolf Schmidt-Kunsemuller, T. J. Cobden-Sanderson as Bookbinder, Tabard Press