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Nicholson, William, 1872-1949.

An almanac & London types.

Additional Title(s):

London types

Almanac of twelve sports

[Andoversford, Gloucestershire] : Whittington Press, [©1980]
Physical Description:
1 case ([34] sheets) : illustrations ; 45 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2021 6
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Alan Richards, Yale BA 1967, JD 1972
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Spine title.
"All the subjects are printed from the original woodblocks, with the exception of [4 prints] for which the woodblocks are missing, and which were printed from line blocks made from Nicholson's hand-printed portfolio edition of London types"--Page [3] of accompanying booklet.
Without the verses accompanying the original editions, by Rudyard Kipling (1st work)--and W.E. Henley (2nd work).
Both works originally published in lithographic facsimile after hand-colored impressions from the original blocks: London : William Heinemann, 1898.
"William Nicholson's An almanac of twelve sports and London types: an introduction to the reprint from the original woodblocks," by Edward Craig (12 p. : ill. ; 33 cm.)--laid in.
BAC: British Art Center copy is unnumbered.
Subject Terms:
British -- England -- London -- Pictorial works.
British in art.
National characteristics, English -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Sports in art.
Nicholson, William, 1872-1949. London types.
Carrick, Edward, 1905-1998. William Nicholson's An almanac of twelve sports and London types.
Whittington Press, publisher.

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