Allen, Peter

An ABC Tour of Wales

Published: Gregynog, Newtown.

Date: 1994

Quarter-cloth. Dust Jacket condition: Very slight mark on back, otherwise fine. Size: 6" x 8". The book contains 26 hand-coloured (using stencils) linocuts by Peter Allen printed from the original blocks. The d/j has linocut to front in colours of brown on blue-grey. The book is limited to 300 copies and is bound by Alan Wood and Antonia King at Gregynog. Designed and printed by David Esslemont also at Gregynog. The compositor was David Vickers. The typeface is Monotype Baskerville and the paper Velin Arches.

The charming illustrations show towns, villages, mountains and valleys and islands, from St David's to Ynys Mon (Anglesey). Would make a wonderful Christmas present.


Near fine.



Offered by Cymric Books