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Smiling in English, smoking in French : a journal / Geoff Page
Bib ID 1795914
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Page, Geoff, 1940- , author
 
Description [Deakin, A.C.T.] : Brindabella, c1987 
42 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm. 
ISBN 090942215X
Notes

Title page printed in blue and red.

Drawings by Christian Preuschl von Haldenburg.

Limited edition of 260 copies, signed by the author.

Printed in Australia at the Officina Brindabella.

"The type is Plantin and the paper is Mohawk Letterpress. The binding is by Ron Eadie. This is the fourteenth Brindabella book"--Colophon.

Binding

Limp paper binding in flecked beige paper with navy blue tapes. 

National Library of Australia hardback copy (unnumbered, designated binder's copy) has a full leather fine binding with coloured onlays and black embossing. Grey endpapers with separate paste-down doubleur. Hand sewn headbands. Top edge gilt. This copy was one of only two copies that Alec Bolton allowed the binder as 'overs' and was bound in 1988 during a 10 month stay at the Centro Del Bel Libro school of fine binding in Ascona, Switzerland. The Library also holds Ron Eadie's sketches and templates relating to this copy. 

Subjects Australian poetry.
Other authors/contributors Von Haldenburg, Christian Preuschl, illustrator  |  Eadie, Ron, binder  |  Officina Brindabella

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