Barbarian Press - [Robert] Gibbings & Grey [of Fallodon] and The Charm of Birds.

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Gibbings & Grey [of Fallodon] and The Charm of Birds. Twenty wood engravings printed from the original blocks with accompanying text. Edited and Introduced by Thomas Landon. 8vo, 20cm, pp.[76], Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, Toronto, Printed at Barbarian Press, Mission, British Columbia, 1998.

One of 300 numbered copies printed in Bembo and Fairbanks Italic on Zerkall paper with Fry's Ornamented for display. Title-page in black and blue-grey. Quarter blue cloth with pictorial Ingres paper sides, matching endpapers and printed spine label. A fine copy.

These wood engravings for Viscount Grey of Fallodon's 'The Charm of Birds' (Hodder & Stoughton, 1927) have never before been printed from the blocks.

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