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A Second Book Of Leo Bensemann's Work ....

£95.00

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A Second Book Of Leo Bensemann's Work Exemplified In Twenty Drawings In Pen & Pencil Together With Six Engravings On Wood And Specimens Of Calligraphy And Typography With A Grand Piece Of German Text And Other Select Pieces Never Before Engraved

Contains 31 plates of various art pieces from bookplates to typeset design by Leo Benseman. Includes frontispiece for the The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, drawing for title page of Of Wives and Wiving, Lettering and handwriting for John Donne's "Why Puritans make Long Sermons", Drawing and title page for Love Poems by Anton Vogt and many more.

Printed by Caxton Press, March 1952.

Book in good condition, some foxing/tape spots on front and rear end papers but none on the plates or interior. Dust jacket wrapped in plastic film which has shrunk and caused the edges to curl slightly. Fading to top edge of original pink boards front and rear. Shelf rub/dirt on outside of plastic film. Corners bumped and top edge has shelf rub and bump/crease.

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Author(s):
Leo Bensemann
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
9 x 11
Edition:
presumed first
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Caxton Press
Title:
A Second Book Of Leo Bensemann's Work....

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A Second Book Of Leo Bensemann's Work Exemplified In Twenty Drawings In Pen & Pencil Together With Six Engravings On Wood And Specimens Of Calligraphy And Typography With A Grand Piece Of German Text And Other Select Pieces Never Before Engraved

Contains 31 plates of various art pieces from bookplates to typeset design by Leo Benseman. Includes frontispiece for the The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, drawing for title page of Of Wives and Wiving, Lettering and handwriting for John Donne's "Why Puritans make Long Sermons", Drawing and title page for Love Poems by Anton Vogt and many more.

Printed by Caxton Press, March 1952.

Book in good condition, some foxing/tape spots on front and rear end papers but none on the plates or interior. Dust jacket wrapped in plastic film which has shrunk and caused the edges to curl slightly. Fading to top edge of original pink boards front and rear. Shelf rub/dirt on outside of plastic film. Corners bumped and top edge has shelf rub and bump/crease.

Author(s):
Leo Bensemann
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
9 x 11
Edition:
presumed first
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Caxton Press
Title:
A Second Book Of Leo Bensemann's Work....

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