Contents and Arrangement

Matrix 2 reprint, 1982

1 box

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Broadside, 8vo (252 mm.); brown paper prospectus for a reprint Matrix 2 the "rarest of the series," having been originally published in an edition of 450 with 40 specials in 1982. Includes articles on Russian wood-engraving, Gill's designs for the Golden Cockerel Type, the technique of Chinese wood-block printing, the restoration of iron hand-presses, René Hague and the Press at Pigotts, Brocard Sewell's "My Days at the St Dominic's Press," antique wood type at I.M. Imprint, Rampant Lions and Senecio Presses. "The print run will be based on the initial demand." Bottom quarter order form for stiff covers or quarter leather.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


Andoversford, Gloucestershire: Whittington Press

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

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Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

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Credit this material:

Matrix 2 reprint; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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