Parenthesis: The Journal of the Fine Press Book Association, August 2001, No. 6

By: Fine Press Book Association

Price: $300.00

Quantity: 1 available


4to. 305 x 207 mm. 56 pp. 37 contributors discuss the world of contemporary fine press activities, illustrated throughout (some color); text clean, un-marked. Bound in plain paper over boards, printed dust-jacket. Housed in a slip case with patterned paper sides designed and printed by Stan Lane of Gloucester Typesetting Services, with cloth-covered top- and bottom-edges; binding square and tight. Also included is a special folder covered in matching patterned paper. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of "Parenthesis", case-bound and presented in a slip case with a parcel of items specially printed by presses from around the world. The Contents of the Special Folder include: 1) Cards by Johnny Hannah and Melanie Wickham from the Avenue Press; 2) Cards with original label drawn and printed by Will Carter of the Rampant Lions Press; 3) Commissioned linocut by Chris Daunt, SIGNED; 4) Boxwood and Graver by David Burnett; 5) Whittington Press broadside; 6) Reproduction of Joan Hassall?s watercolor illustrations by J. W. Northend Fine Print, Sheffield; 7) Four pages of Sir Philip Sidney?s The Lad Philisides printed at the Old Stile Press; 8) Nicholas Parry?s engravings for A Shropshire Lad; 9) Four pages from London?s Handwriting by the Libanus Press. The Deluxe Edition of Parenthesis Number 6 is no longer available from the Fine Press Book Association. PROVENANCE: From the private collection of John Class, noted Orange County collector and past President of the Book Club of California. Your order receives my personal attention.

Title: Parenthesis: The Journal of the Fine Press Book Association, August 2001, No. 6

Author Name: Fine Press Book Association

Categories: Typography,

Edition: Deluxe Edition

Publisher: Fine Press Book Association: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: JC4P-30

Keywords: John Class, Parenthesis, The Journal of the Fine Press Book Association, August 2001, No. 6, Limited Edition