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A little book of epigraphs / Alan Loney
Bib ID 6451621
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Loney, Alan, 1940- artist
 
Description Auckland, N.Z. : Pear Tree Press, 2008 
©2008 
36 unnumbered pages ; 17 cm 
ISBN 0958216878
Notes

Place of publication and publisher from colophon, date of publication from title page verso.

Limited edition of 50 numbered copies.

National Library's SR copy is no. 48.

"Designed, printed & bound by Tara Mcleod at the Pear Tree Press, Auckland, New Zealand. Composed in handset metal types & printed on a Littlejohn cylinder proofing press"--Colophon.

Pages [4], [36], [38] are blank.

Title page decorated with geometrical shape in red. Quotations from various authors printed in different fonts, author's names printed in gutter of each page parallel to spine and highlighted with rectangles of different colours.

Binding: terracotta card, cream paper jacket printed in black with yellow geometrical pattern on fore edge, hand sewn.

Subjects Maxims.  |  Quotations.  |  Typography -- Specimens.  |  Fine books -- New Zealand -- Auckland -- Specimens.  |  Australian
Form/genre Type specimens.  |  Color printing (Printing)  |  Epigrams.
Place New Zealand Auckland
Other authors/contributors McLeod, Tara., binder  |  Pear Tree Press (Auckland, N.Z.) printer
Available From Pear Tree Press, 912 Kahikatea Flat Rd., Waitoki, Kaukapakapa, N.Z. 

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