Births, Marriages and Deaths - Limited Edition from The Lion and Unicorn Press, 1954

Published: The Lion and Unicorn Press - Royal College of Art, London

Date: 1954

Limited Edition of 100 copies, this being number 17. Green marbled boards with title paste down to front board, scuffing to the edges of the spine and the occasional lifting. Light spotting to endpapers and first and last few pages but getting gradually lighter. A few spots to the pages throughout the book but generally very clean with crisp pages and bright illustrations. A beautifully produced book showcasing some very talented illustrators of that time. Contains fifteen extracts. Unpaged.

Note
'The book contains a number of extracts from novels and biographies to illustrate the themes of Birth, Marriage and Death and is the work of second and third year students in the School of Graphic Design at the Royal College of Art. The Lion and Unicorn Press was set up for the purpose of training of the student through actual production and this is their fourth book, published in a limited edition and cased in various styles of binding'.

Illustrated
Valerie Brook, Raymond Glendenning, Gavin Rowe, Eric Thomas, David Gentleman, Audley Southcott, Sylvia Atokeld, Antony Smith, Brian Keogh, Anthony Puig, John Sewell, Barrington Driscoll

Condition
Very Good

Binding
Hardcover

£75

Offered by Peter Foster Books