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Strong, L. A. G. (Leonard Alfred George), 1896–1958

The hansom cab and the pigeons : being random reflections upon the silver jubilee of King George V / by L.A.G. Strong.

London : Printed at the Golden Cockerel Press, Ten Staple Inn, 1935.
Physical Description:
42, [4] pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR6037.T76 H36 1935
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Wood engravings by Eric Ravilious.
"This book has been printed at the Golden Cockerel Press, 10 Staple Inn, London, & completed on the last day of March, 1935. Compositors: A.H. Gibbs & E.J. Ward. Pressman: H. Barker. The first edition is limited to 212 numbered copies signed by the author & printed on hand-made paper, and 1,000 unnumbered & unsigned copies on machine-made paper."--Colophon.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 105
BEIN Iq St885 935H: No. 31 on handmade paper. Presentation inscription to Earl E. Fisk from L.A.G. Strong. Bookplate of Earl E. Fisk.
BEIN Iq St885 935Hb: Copy on machine made paper.
BEIN 1975 826: Copy on machine made paper. Dust jacket. Bookplate of Linda Lee Porter.
BAC: British Art Center copy is numbers 138 of a limited edition of 212 copies; signed by author. Bound in blue half morocco with blue and silver marbled boards.
Subject Terms:
English essays -- 20th century.
Fisk, Earl E. -- Bookplate.
Fisk, Earl E. -- Presentation inscription from L.A.G. strong.
George V, King of Great Britain, 1865-1936 -- Jubilee, 1935.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Strong, L. A. G. (Leonard Alfred George), 1896-1958 -- Presentation inscription to E.E. Fisk.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Wood engravings -- 1935.
Ravilious, Eric William, 1903-1942, engraver.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.

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