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Dear Lady : a letter to Lady Georgiana Morpeth from Sydney Smith : Foston, February 16, 1820
Bib ID 6296738
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Smith, Sydney, 1771-1845, author
 
Description Canberra : Ampersand Duck, 2012 
14 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 15 x 13 cm. 
Notes

Cover title.

Wood type engraved by Rosalind Atkins. Letterpress and production by Ampersand Duck.

Limited and numbered edition of 20 copies, signed by the artist and printer.

"Hand-set in English Garamond & Imprint Shadow & printed on 130gsm Magnani handmade Velata Avorio wove paper, sewn into a cover of Shin Inbe Fushi Ash paper"--Colophon.

"Text from Selected Letters of Sydney Smith. UK: OUP, 1981."

Library's SR copy is no. 20/20.

Binding

Bound with waxed thread, deliberately left untrimmed in order to be loosely tied around the book in a bow. 

Subjects Smith, Sydney, 1771-1845 -- Correspondence.  |  Letterpress printing -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Specimens.  |  Clergy -- England -- Correspondence.  |  Authors, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence.  |  Artists' books -- Australia.  |  Prints, Australian -- Australia.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Atkins, Rosalind, 1957- artist  |  Ampersand Duck, artist
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Letter to Lady Georgiana Morpeth from Sydney Smith : Foston, February 16, 1820

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