O’Connor, John

The Boy And Heron : A Story With Wood-Engravings By John O’Connor (Signed By The Illustrator With The Original Glassine cover, The Scarce Signed Print and Two Prospectuses)

Published: Foulis Archive Press : 1977


The First UK printing published by Foulis Archive Press in 1977. The Book is in near Fine condition. Softcover format with stiff illustrated card covers. Original stiff glassine wrapper still present in near Fine condition. Number 54 of only 100 copies published in a signed and limited edition. Signed by John O'Connor to the limitation page. A Hand made printing on japanese paper of the illustration on page 9 signed by the artist accompanies the edition. This print is in Fine condition. The Book is illustrated throughout with 5 B/W wood-engravings by O'Connor. Accompanied by the original 2 page Foulis Press Prospectus ( which has one crease from having been folded) and also a 2 page Christmas greeting card from the publishers with a John O'Connor design to the front of the card also detailing the forthcoming publication of this title. Scarce with such attributes.

Near Fine



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