Notices of Books to be Printed by Rene Hague and Eric Gill at Pigotts. No. I. April,1931. [Prospectus for] TYPOGRAPHY. An Essay by Eric Gill; Sheed & Ward, Publishers. 31 Paternoster Row, London, E.C. 4. Eric Gill.

Notices of Books to be Printed by Rene Hague and Eric Gill at Pigotts. No. I. April,1931. [Prospectus for] TYPOGRAPHY. An Essay by Eric Gill; Sheed & Ward, Publishers. 31 Paternoster Row, London, E.C. 4

[Near Hughenden, Buckinghamshire]: [Sheed & Ward], [1931]. Gill, Eric. No binding. Near fine. Item #17082112

TYPOGRAPHY was the first book printed at Pigotts, the partnership Eric Gill (1882-1940) formed with Rene Hague, his daughter Joanna's husband. The prospectus includes a reproduction of p. 37 and a short essay on typography in the arts-and-crafts mode.

___DESCRIPTION: Cream bifolium printed in black, with wood engraving by Eric Gill, "Tree and Dog" (P734), to front page.

___CONDITION: Near fine, with only very minor wear to edges.

___CITATION: Gill no. 21.

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Price: $300.00

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