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Matrix 5

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $175.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

164pp, original paper wrappers. Spine slightly faded, edges slightly dented. Book block quite bright and clean. Copy 598 of 715.


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Journal details

Publisher: Whittington Press (October, 1985)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 164
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 1 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.2

Table of contents

articles by H. Schmoller, D. McKitterick,R.  Dreyfus, H. Morris, B. Crutchley, R. Cave and others.


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Matrix 6

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $125.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

Journal details

Publisher: Whittington Press (December, 1986)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 182
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 1.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.4

Table of contents

[Contents from the front cover]: [1] Llewelyn & Theodore, by Robert Gibbings; [2] From County Cork to Chiswick & Cockerel: Roderick Cave; [3] Some Fond Reminiscences of a Boy Printer at the Castle Press: Vance Gerry; [4] The Early Years of the Double Crown Club: John Dreyfus; [5] 'Seems to See with his Fingers': the Printing of Joyce's 'Ulysses': Glenn Storhaug; [6] Patrick Reagh, Printer: Scott Freutel; [7] Weeds in my Garden: Miriam Macgregor; [8] Paper-chasing with Hans: Tanya Schmoller; [9] Portrait of the Wood-engraver in Middle Age: Peter Forster; [10] Paper as an Art Form: Maureen Richadson; [11] Private Presses in the John Johnson Collection: Anne Flavell; [12] John Johnson: Enid Marx; [13] By the Look of it: Robert Kelly; [14] 'And it Sold the Muffins', Reflections on Jobbing Printing: Sebastian Carter; [15] Fine Printing in California & England: the Clark Library Collection: John Bidwell; [16] Memories of T. E. Lawrence & Gregynog: Michael Hutchins; [17] On Hieroglyphic Types: David Wishart; [18] Woodcut Pattern Papers, & the Engraved Work of John DePol: Renee I. Weber; [18] 'Congeniality' in the Typography of Books: Brooke Crutchley; [19] The Ballad of Paul Hayden Duensing: Timothy Hawley; [20] A Collaboration: Letters between John O'Connor & Christopher Dandford: Roderick Cave; [21] Further Thoughts on the Literature of Letterpress Printing: Geoffrey Wakeman; [23] 'The Most Underrated of Typographers': Ruari McLean; [24] Private Press Books 1985, a Review: David Chambers; [25] Hans Schmoller's Contributions to Matrix: John Randle; [26] Two Poems: Philip Gallo.


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Matrix 7

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $125.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

Limited edition of 850 copies bound in patterened paper boards. 166pp, illustrated, folding plates. Minor dents on paper wrapper. Good copy, about 'as issued'.

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Journal details

Publisher: Whittington Press (September, 1987)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 166
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 1.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.2

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Matrix 9

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $110.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

Journal details

Publisher: Whittington Press (August, 1989)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 2.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.6

Table of contents

[1] The Four Fathers of Richard Kennedy, by John Randle; [2] Thoughts on Wood: Robert Gibbings; [3] Reminiscences of Albert Cooper: Sue Walker & Martin Andrews; [4] Notes on the Printing Methods of the Golden Cockerel Press: A. C. Cooper; [5] My Career in Medicine: Robert Gibbings; [6] Gibbings & Gill: Arcady in Berkshire: Fiona MacCarthy; [7] A Letter to Colette: Robert Gibbings; [8] Some Correspondence between Robert Gibbings & Thomas Balston: John Dreyfus; [9] The Robert Gibbings Collection in Reading University Library: Michael Bott; [10] Robert Gibbings & the University of Reading: Michael Bott & Martin Andrews; [11] Robert Gibbings & the 'Willow': Sue Walker & Martin Andrews; [12] Remembering Stanley Morison: Brooke Crutchley & David McKitterick; [13] Word & Print at the Red Hen Press: Shirley Jones; [14] The Wrington Wharfedale: Bernard Seward; [15] A Collection of Printers' Flowers: Mark Arman; [16] D'Ambrosio: Ward Ritchie, Gloria Stuart & Joseph D'Ambrosio; [17] Stanley Morison & Jan van Krimpen: a Survey of their Correspondence: Sebastian Carter; [18] From Metal Type to Digital Letterforms: Fiona Ross; [19] The Printing of the 'Alice' Engravings: Jonathan Stephenson; [20] The Making of the 'Vigil of Venus': Roderick Cave; [21] Jan Tschichold & Chinese Woodblock Printing: Charles Antin; [22] The Rylands Private Press Collection: D. W. Riley; [23] Book Review: 'Eric Gill' by Fiona MacCarthy: Brocard Sewell; [24] Private Press Books 1988: A Review: David Chambers; [25] 'Chrissakes, Dummy!' by Patrick Reagh.


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Matrix 11

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $125.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

Paperbound, 207 pp., frontis, color & b/w illus., some tipped-in. Limited edition one of 955 copies of which 850 are bound in stiff covers. Decorated flexible boards binding in fine cond. Wrapper with slight tear at front top.

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Publisher: Whittington Press (September, 1991)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 207
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 2 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.6

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Matrix 10

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $125.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

One of 925 copies, 237 pp. Illustrated throughout, including numerous inserts and tipped-in plates. Illustrated stiff paper boards with dustwrapper. 30 entries. A Fine copy with a slight tear on the back top paper wrapper.

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Publisher: Whittington Press (September, 1990)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 237
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 2 inches
Shipping Weight: 3

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Matrix 8

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $125.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

Journal details

Publisher: Whittington Press (December, 1988)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 191
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 1.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.4

Table of contents

Articles include Paractical Watercolour Stencilling of Illustrations by Vance Gerry; Pochoir at Curwen by David Butcher; Marbling as Book Illustration by Robin Heyeck; Chinese Decorated Papers by Tanya Schmoller; Golria Stuart: Cinderella at the Type Case by Ward Ritchie, and many others.


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Matrix 1 (reprint edition)

edited by John & Rosalind Randle
Price: $75.00

Matrix is a fine-press journal featuring articles on private press printing, wood-engravers, the techniques of letterpress, and reviews of private press books.

292 of an edition of 350 copies. Printed on heritage Laid Paper, tipped-in plates (mainly illustrating wood-engravings) and illustrations in the text, title printed in purple, pp.70, original printed mauve wrappers over matching card, tipped-on wood-engraving to front cover, light fading to backstrip and adjacent area on rear cover, corners a trifle bumped with a little rubbing along edges, untrimmed, very good copy.

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Publisher: Whittington Press (September, 1985)
ISSN: 0261-3093
Binding: Sewn, paper wrappers
Pages: 70
Illustrations: y
Size: 11.25 x 8 x 1 inches
Shipping Weight: 1

Ismar David Books: Bundle Set

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The Book Jackets of Ismar David

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Lester Beall poster/book/postcard set

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Lester Beall: Space, Time & Content

 

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