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Against women : a satire / translated from the old Welsh by Gwyn Williams ; engravings by John Petts.
Additional Title(s):
Araith ddichan ir gwragedd. English.
London : Golden Cockerel Press, 1953.
Physical Description:
25, [1] pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PB2273.A73 A33 1953
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"The edition is limited to 350 copies printed for subscribers, in Golden Cockerel type on hand-made paper, by Christopher Sandford at the Golden Cockerel Press, London, in the spring of 1953. Nos. 1-100 have one extra illustration and are bound in Indian lizard skins."--Verso of title page.
BAC: British Art Center cop is no. 21 of a limited edition of 350 copies. Signed by the translator and the engraver. Bound in red Indian lizard skins by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, London.
Subject Terms:
Petts, John -- Autograph.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Williams, Gwyn -- Autograph.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Chromoxylographs -- 1953.
Williams, Gwyn, 1904-1990, translator.
Sandford, Christopher, printer.
Petts, John, 1914-1991, engraver.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Sangorski & Sutcliffe, binder.

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