Numerous samples of paper from the various mills. Illus. Small folio, orig. morocco-backed paste-paper boards. North Hills: Bird & Bull Press, 1974.
Limited to 175 numbered copies, printed with Centaur and Goudy No. 38 types on paper made at the Press and bound by Fritz and Trudi Eberhardt. This is one of Morris’ greatest achievements. Mills described include those in Canada, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Italy, and Poland as well as a number in the United States. The second part of this book contains a history of the noted journal The Paper Maker, along with a selective index to it.
Fine copy of a very scarce and important book. Prospectus laid-in.
Item ID: 5093