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As dead as the proverbial... / designed and illustrated by Mike Hudson
Bib ID 1334780
Format BookBook
Author
Hudson, Mike
 
Description Katoomba [N.S.W.] : Wayzgoose Press, 1989 
10 leaves : col. ill. ; 32 cm. 
Notes

Edition of 75 signed & numbered copies. Hand set by Jadwiga Jarvis. Nos. 1-3 have been designer bound by Mike Hudson for private collections. Nos. 4-13 are cloth bound and slipcased. Nos. 14-65 are in stiff printed wrappers. Nos. 6-75 are in loose sheets for individual binders.

"The text for this article on the Dodo first appeared in The Penny Magazine of June 1st 1833."(Verso leaf 10)

Pages numbered in reverse, on one side of each page.

The endpapers are a list of some of the endangered species of Australia.

Library's SR2 copy is no. 55 and with a bookplate of "Ex Libris, Geoffrey Farmer".

Subjects Dodo.  |  Extinct birds -- Mauritius.  |  Birds -- Mauritius.  |  Letterpress printing -- Australia -- Specimens.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Jarvis, Jadwiga  |  Wayzgoose Press

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