BRITISH MODERN PRESS BOOKS. A Descriptive Check List of Unrecorded Items. William RIDLER.

BRITISH MODERN PRESS BOOKS. A Descriptive Check List of Unrecorded Items.

London: Covent Garden Press Ltd, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition, trade issue. Quarto, green cloth, gilt titles on spine. 306 pp + [4]pp Corrigenda at rear. Covers a trifle soiled, a clean, sound, very good copy. Very Good. Item #310813

¶ Identifies hundreds of titles not listed in any other individual press bibliographies. Includes biographical sketches of each press, followed by descriptions of the books produced. 96 Preivate Presses are listed: Arden Press, Baynard, Blackamore, Cayme, Curwen, Dropmore, Egoist, Essex House, Fanfrolico, Fortune, Golden Cockerel, Gregynog, Haslewood, Mandrake, Nonesuch, Pear Tree, Pelican, Riccardi, Shakespeare Head, Unicorn, etc. A revised edition covering a few more Presses was issued in 1975.

Price: $40.00

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