Stanley Morison's 70th Birthday: A Tribue and Second Handlist.

By: Ruari McLean (1917-2006).

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Book Condition: Collectible: Acceptable


Offprint from: Motif, 3, 1959. 4to. 12 x 9 7/8 inches. (51)-57 pp. Portrait of Morison, Introduction by Ruari McLean, handlist of items numbered 143-172 by P. M. Handover, with additions and corrections to the original handlist by John Carter, and a few selected biographical and critical items, example of Morison's handwriting; text clean, unmarked. Blue wrappers, printed paper front cover label; dis-bound, the staples have been removed and the covers and pages are loose. Sold AS IS. Printed by Shenval Press Ltd and distributed by Elkin Mathews Ltd, Takeley, Bishop's Stortford. A seventieth birthday tribute, which states that "Stanley Morison began writing, in the nineteen twenties, a series of articles on types and typography which have formed the basis of nearly all typographical thinking that has occurred in England since their appearance." Appleton, The Writings of Stanley Morison, No. 212.

Title: Stanley Morison's 70th Birthday: A Tribue and Second Handlist.

Author Name: Ruari McLean (1917-2006).

Categories: Bibliography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Shenval Press Ltd,: 1959

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Collectible: Acceptable

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: CH814-368

Keywords: Stanley Morison, Ruari McLean, Stanley Morison's 70th Birthday A Tribue and Second Handlist, Bibliography, P. M. Handover, John Carter