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Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905–1974

The house with the apricot : and two other tales / by H.E. Bates.

London : Printed and made by the Golden Cockerel Press, Ten Staple Inn, 1933.
Physical Description:
[4], 59, [3] pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR6003.A965 H68 1933
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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"This book is the seventh in the Golden Cockerel Series of first editions by famous modern authors. The format is designed by Robert Gibbings and the engravings are by Agnes Miller Parker. Printed and published by Christopher Sandford, Francis J. Newbery and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press, London. Compositors: F. Young & A.H. Gibbs. Pressman: A. Curran. The edition is limited to 300 copies."--Colophon.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 90
BEIN Iq B318 933H: No. 271 of an ed. of 300 copies [signed] H.E. Bates. Author's inscribed copy to Earl Ellsworth Fisk [dated] 1950.
BAC: British Art Center is no. 248 of 300. Bound in green quarter morocco with orange and green decorated cloth.
Subject Terms:
Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905-1974 -- Autograph.
Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905-1974 -- Presentation inscription to E.E. Fisk.
Fisk, Earl E. -- Presentation inscription from H.E. Bates.
Short stories, English.
Wood engravings -- 1933.
Short stories.
Parker, Agnes Miller, 1895-1980, engraver.
Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958, book designer.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Newbery, Francis J., printer.
Rutter, Owen, 1889-1944, printer.
Sandford, Christopher, printer.

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