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The Golden Cockerel Mabinogion / a new translation from the White Book of Rhydderch and the Red Book of Hergest by Gwyn Jones and Thomas Jones ; with illustrations by Dorothea Braby.
Additional Title(s):
London : The Golden Cockerel Press, 1948.
Physical Description:
[2], 266, [2] pages : illustrations ; 36 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PB2273 .M33 1948+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"Designed, produced, and published by Christopher Sandford at the Golden Cockerel Press, London, in Caslon's Old Face type on mould-made paper, and finished on the nineteenth day of February. 1948. Composition and presswork under the supervision of F.J. Newbery at the Chiswick Press. Compositors: A.G. Douglas and C.H. Rae. Pressman: J. Bierman. The edition is limited to 550 numbered copies of which copies numbered 1-75 are specially bound."--Colophon.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 176
BEIN 2012 Folio 296: No. 14. Signed by Gwyn Jones, Thomas Jones, and Dorothea Braby. Bookplate: Mary Priscilla Smith. Binder's stamp: S. & S., London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 13 of 550. One of 75 copies specially bound in orange morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Signed by Gwyn Jones, Thomas Jones, and Dorothea Braby.
Subject Terms:
Braby, Dorothea -- Autograph.
Jones, Gwyn, 1907-1999 -- Autograph.
Jones, Thomas, 1910-1972 -- Autograph.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Smith, Mary Priscilla -- Bookplate.
Tales -- Wales.
Tales, Medieval.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Binders' stamps (Binding) -- Sangorski & Sutcliffe.
Braby, Dorothea, illustrations.
Jones, Gwyn, 1907-1999, translator.
Jones, Thomas, 1910-1972, translator.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Chiswick Press, printer.
Newbery, Francis J., printer.
Sandford, Christopher, book designer.
Sangorski & Sutcliffe, binder.

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