THAW by EDWARD THOMAS
For the Chestnut Press
Printed in 2019 on an Albion Press, handset in 22pt Dante Italic type, in black and silver ink, on three paper stocks (115 x 160mm). The edition is limited to only: 8 copies on Irish Hand Made paper from the Salvage Press, 32 copies on white Kozo Cho Junpaku from Sennelier (Paris), and 43 copies on Zerkall paper from John Purcell.
MOBY DICK: EXTRACTS 1
For the Bodleian Library
Printed in 2019 on an Arab Press, in Albertus type, in blue and grey ink, on Somerset paper from St Cuthbert's Mill (320 x 420mm). Featuring a line-block illustration by Garrick Palmer. The edition is limited to X numbered copies only.
SHOW OF HANDS: EXHIBITION
For the Michael Turner Albion Press Room, Bath Spa University
Printed in 2019 on an Albion Press, in Argentine, Runic, Thorowgood, Edina, Mosaic and Caslon Old Face type, on antique laid paper (316 x 190 mm) and Abbey Mills Greenfield.
THE CURWEN PRESS: PATTERN PAPERS
Printed in 2018 on an Albion Press, in 72pt Festival type, on 400gsm BFK Rives paper (420 x 300mm). Featuring original Curwen Press pattern papers from a disbound copy of A Specimen Book of Pattern Papers (1928). The edition is limited to 16 numbered copies only.
THE HOGARTH PRESS: CENTENARY EXHIBITION
For the Museum of English Rural Life
Printed in 2017 on an Albion Press, in Dante type, cast for the Curwen Press, on 310gsm Hahnemühle German Etching (417 x 293mm). Featuring Hogarth Press covers printed by giclée. The edition is limited to 34 numbered copies only.
THE GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS: SHAKESPEARE'S SONNET 150
For the Bodleian Library (shelfmark Rec. a.36)
Printed in 2016 on an Albion Press from 1827 at the Historical Print Room at Cambridge University Library, in 18pt Golden Cockerel type, and 12pt Joanna, cast at the Whittington Press, both designed by Gill, in blue and black ink, on watermarked ‘Holland’ 130gsm thin Imitation Japanese vellum from T.N. Lawrence (313 x 479mm). Featuring a line-block illustration by Lettice Sandford. The edition is limited to X numbered copies only.
THE WORKSHOP PRESS: AN ORIGINAL ENGRAVING
For the Oxford Guild of Printers
Printed in 2015 on an Albion Press at the premises of I.M. Imprimit, in 24pt Abbey Text, gifted in part from the Quarto Press, and 16pt Centaur, cast at the Whittington Press, on dampened 170gsm Zerkall paper from I. M. Imprimit (146 x 208mm). Featuring a linocut by Mark Arman. The edition is limited to 200 copies only (numbers 81-200 for the Oxford Guild of Printers ephemeral exchange).