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Title(s):

Apollonius of Tyre : Historia Apollonii Regis Tyri / translated from the Latin by Paul Turner ; line-engravings by Mark Severin.

Additional Title(s):

Apollonius of Tyre. English.

Published/Created:
London : The Golden Cockerel Press, 1956.
Physical Description:
68 pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PA3871.A8 E56 1956+
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Designed, produced and published by Christopher Sandford at the Golden Cockerel Press, New Bond Street, London. The composition in Bembo type, the presswork on Saunders' mould-made paper, and the collotyping have been done at the Chiswick Press. The bindings are by Mansell's. The edition is limited to 300 copies. Nos. 1-75 are specially bound and accompanied by an extra set of engravings, with one not in the book, all printed direct from the copper plates."--Verso of title page.
BAC: British Art Center is copy no. 21 of 300, with the set of seven extra engravings. Bound in full calf. Set of extra [7] plates in portfolio laid in back.
Subject Terms:
Apollonius of Tyre (Fictitious character) -- Romances.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Etchings -- 1956.
Contributors:
Turner, Paul, 1917-, translator.
Severin, Mark F., engraver.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Chiswick Press, printer.
Sandford, Christopher, designer.
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