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Bannet, Ivor

The Amazons : a novel / by Ivor Bannet ; engravings by Clifford Webb.

London : Printed and published in England by the Golden Cockerel Press, 1948.
Physical Description:
252, [2] pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR6003.A66 A43 1948+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"The Amazons has been designed, produced and published by Christopher Sandford at the Golden Cockerel Press, Poland Street, London, in Poliphilus type, with Centaur initials, on Arnold's mould-made paper. Composition and presswork under the supervision of F.J. Newbery at the Chiswick Press. Compositors: V. Green and F. Danzfuss. Pressman: J. Bierman. The maps were drawn by Mina Greenhill. The edition is limited to 500 numbered copies. Nos. 1-80 will be specially bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe under the supervision of Stanley Bray."--Colophon.
Dreyfus, J. History of the Nonesuch Press, 181
BEIN 2013 +526: No. 289. Binder's stamp: S. & S., London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 80 of 500, the first 80 of which were specially bound in gilt-stamped brown morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe.
Subject Terms:
Bannet, Ivor -- Autograph.
English fiction.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Webb, Clifford -- Autograph.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Wood engravings -- 1948.
Binders' stamps (Binding) -- Sangorski & Sutcliffe.
Chiswick Press, printer.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Greenhill, Mina, 1899- illustrator.
Newbery, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1855-1946, printer.
Sandford, Christopher, book designer.
Sangorski & Sutcliffe, binder.
Webb, Clifford, 1895- engraver.

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