NEXT LIVE BOOK FAIRS - LONDON CHRISTMAS ON SAT 4th DECEMBER (click here), & MARKET HARBOROUGH ON SAT 11th DECEMBER (click here)       
CLICK
HERE TO SEE DETAILS OF ALL OUR FAIRS.  N.B. CURRENT GOVERNMENT COVID REGULATIONS WILL APPLY, INCLUDING COMPULSORY FACE MASK WEARING.

THE XMAS ONLINE BOOK FAIR IS NOW OPEN!  CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE.

Book Description

4to. Limited edition. #30 of 950 copies. Original maroon cloth, gilt. Illustrated throughout. Fine in fine d/w.
Dealer Notes
The complete history of The Nonesuch Press, founded by Francis Meynell (1891-1975), with a very useful bibliographic catalogue. This copy is inscribed on the limitation page, ‘For Eric Johnston on publication day - 19th Nov. 1981 John Dreyfus and Alix Meynell’. Dame Alix Meynell (1903-99), formidable woman in her own right, was Sir Francis Meynell’s third wife.
Author Dreyfus, John
Date 1981
Publisher London, The Nonesuch Press

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.

Join PBFA

Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.
Find Out More