Adagio Press - A Typographical Pasticcio.


Adagio Press - A Typographical Pasticcio.

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A Typographical Pasticcio. Folder containing six pieces, (Leonard F. Bahr) Adagio Press, Harper Woods, 1965.

Envelope of Tan Hamilton Andorra paper, titled in black with ornaments in green. Typefaces incluse Palatino, Weiss, Delphin, Pascal and Torino, printed in up to nine colours with some hand-coloured Troyer ornaments. One of only 96 sets. A fine copy with prospectus.

With the following titles: An introduction to the Adagio Press (12p, 1963); A tribute to Anton Bohm and his work at the Sans Souci Press (8p, 1964); The Spirit of Liberty, by Judge Learned Hand (8p, 1964); Tribute, as if from a dead author, by Donald Weeks (4p); The spring of the year, by Samuel Johnson (16p, 1965); Interpretations and insinuations, or the image of the Adagio Press as seen graphically by its friends (20p, 1965).

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