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CLARK, Edward : Harry Carter : F. Restall. Catalogue of the Edward Clark Library [of typographical books]. With typographical notes by Harry Carter and an essay on The Printing Of Illustrations by F. Restall. , Edinburgh, Privately Printed, 1976.

2 Vols, roy.8vos, gilt cloth. Total c.pp725 + 74 plates, endpaper with neat & handsome calligraphic-style woodcut bookplate white-on-ochre of Charles Ballantyne of Yarrow, excellent bright copy. Excellent catalogue - very fully illustrated - of books important for typography or illustration. Vol 1 arranged chronologically, with typographic introduction to each century by Harry Carter : also excellent full typographic notes to each entry. Vol 2 with Restall's 120pp essay The Printing Of Illustrations. Other important sections are the 500 titles from Bernard Newdigate's library, and the books used and annotated by Edward Johnston. Also short sections on books on binding, calligraphy, typography etc. Edward Clark was a member of the famous Edinburgh printing firm R. & R. Clark. Privately printed for presentation to libraries only, and not formally published for a wider public. (Book ref. 7440 )  £ 64.00

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