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Item date(s): 1926

Norman Lindsay  - (illustrated by)
Daniel Knorderer  - (bookbinding by)

Pages: xii, 51pp
Size: 380mm (textblock)
Binding: Designer binding
Edition: #258/725 Overseas (425 copies for sale in England

Place publication: London
Publisher: Fanfrolico Press
Exhibition 2019-1

Additional notes:
Inscribed "For W. A. Sewell with the Publisher's compliments; PRS JL 1928". Bookbinding by Daniel Knoderer dated 1985 signed and dated. Done into English by Jack Lindsay who also signed. For Sale to Subscribers Only. Typography and binding arranged by John Kirtley. Printed under the personal supervision of F. J. Newbery t the Chiswick Press, London. Ornate irregularly-shaped binding with metal, bolts and leather; with cut-board doublures. All in a large pink drop-back box with moire lining. For a similar binding see page 87 of “Un Demi-Siecle de Reliures d’Art Contemporain en France et Dans Monde. Exposition Internationale Hotel de Sens – Bibliotheque Forney, 1984. Edited by Henry Dubreuil and Andre Rodocanachi." With an inserted page dated 7 March 1955, describing how the book was impounded by the US Post Office.

See: Reliures d'Art - Knoderer - 150 Reliures, 1993.

Exhibition notes:
Samplings: International Artists' Books and Archive on the Book Arts


26 March to 6 July 2019

Ref: GB/212

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