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An alphabet of owls et cetera / by Donald Friend
Bib ID 2885278
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Friend, Donald, 1915-1989, author, artist
 
Printer Cobargo, N.S.W. : Croft Press
Description South Melbourne, Victoria : Gryphon Books, 1981 
27 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 45 cm. 
ISBN 0908131240
Invalid ISBN 0098131240
Notes

Subtitle: With a text suitable for all children, grown-ups, non-readers, ornamental hermits, et alia.

Limited edition of 150 signed and numbered copies.

Printed letterpress by Jim Walker at the Croft Press, Cobargo, N.S.W., on a Furnival stop cylinder machine. The paper was handmade by Alan Walker at Bemboka. Book design by Richard Griffin. Illustrations in black and text (Plantin 14 point) in Rubicon red ink.

Lamb, Derek. “A sagacious twenty-six,” Verso: a magazine for the book as a work of art, no. 3 (June 2016), pages 8-10.

Subjects Friend, Donald, 1915-1989.  |  Australian drawings. Friend, Donald, 1915- . Special subjects: Owls. Illustrations.  |  Drawing, Australian.  |  Owls in art.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Gryphon Books  |  Croft Press

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