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Creator:
Wilcox, Michael, 1939-, author.
Title(s):

Twelve bindings : Michael Wilcox / with remarks on the bindings by Michael Wilcox & on the books by Elaine Smyth & W. Thomas Taylor.

Published/Created:
Austin : W. Thomas Taylor, 1985.
Physical Description:
[42] pages: some color illustrations ; 36 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Z269.2.W55 W55 1985+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Neale Albert, Yale JD 1961, and Margaret Albert
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Each of the 12 designer bindings is illustrated by a mounted color photograph.
"Two hundred twenty-five copies of this book have been printed in Bembo, Delphian and a variety of other types on Guarro mould-made paper. The design is by W. Thomas Taylor, the printing by David Holman, and the binding by Craig Jensen. Copies I-X are specially bound by Michael Wilcox."--Colophon.
Last page blank.
SML,AOB: "This is copy no. 43"--Colophon. Two variant versions of the prospectus and a correspondence between Wilcox and Stuart B. Schimmel relating to the execution of a binding for Schimmel have been removed from this volume and placed in Arts of the Book Collection Bibliographical file (Box +2, Folder 1)
BAC: British Art Center copy is unnumbered. Bound in publisher's original red cloth, with printed spine label.
Subject Terms:
Bookbinding.
Fine bindings.
Schimmel, Stuart B. -- Correspondence (SML,AOB Bibliographical, File, Box +2. Folder 1)
Wilcox, Michael, 1939-
Wilcox, Michael, 1939- -- Correspondence (SML, AOB Bibliographical File, Box +2, Folder 1)
Contributors:
Smyth, Elaine B., writer of added commentary.
Taylor, W. Thomas, writer of added commentary, publisher.
Holman, David, printer.
Jensen, Craig, binder.
Collection of Margaret and Neale Albert (Yale Center for British Art).
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