Matrix 4.  A Review for Printers and Bibliophiles. Winter 1984

TYPOGRAPHY. Matrix 4. A Review for Printers and Bibliophiles. Winter 1984.

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TYPOGRAPHY. Matrix 4. A Review for Printers and Bibliophiles. Winter 1984. Andoversford. Whittington Press. 1984.

Folio, original morocco backed patterned paper covered boards. A fine copy (without slipcase)
Limited to 590 numbered copies, this one of 65 copies specially bound. With 23 chapters on all facets of the book including printing press development, Chinese papercuts, the Cambridge University Press, Eric Gill and much on private presses. Well illustrated with a number of tipped-in plates in colour.
The renowned annual review for printers and bibliophiles, Matrix has been described as "by far the finest periodical of the book arts of the twentieth century, surpassing even the seven-volume Fleuron issued in the 1920s".
This volume Number 4, as Number 3, is of remarkable scarcity.

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