The Curwen Press Almanack 1926 by [CURWEN PRESS]

The Curwen Press Almanack 1926

London The Fleuron 1926

[10] + 39 + [8]pp illustrated. Small 8vo. Red cloth spine and contrasting boards. With good dust wrapper although this slightly browned and with tiny chips out at head and base of spine. Edition limited to 425. This one numbered 243. Pencil signature of Harold J L Wright on front end paper dated 11/3/26 Lead article is "The well-dressed book" by Harold Child. Also includes a bibliography of books from the Curwen Press produced in 1924 and 1925 Illustrations by Randolph Schwabe, a tipped-in Gordon Craig colour bookplate, the title page of de la Mare's Ding Dong Bell, a wood engraving by Paul Nash. Bimonthly calendar with illustrated headers forms the intial pages of the book. Harold J L Wright, was the author of monograph on Australian artist Lionel Lydsay.

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