Kindersley, David. Keepsake: Whoever Has Taught Me One Letter Has Made Me His Slave and Meeting announcement for for David Kindersley lecture. David Kindersley’s Workshop, 1976. Unmarked. Very Good. Ephemera. (#30674) $30.00
A 3-panel folded sheet with David Kindersley keepsake from his workshop. Printed by Christopher Skelton, nephew of Eric Gill. The keepsake is on green paper, with green ink, and contains a paragraph of text and 2 text-based type images.
Also a 4-panel folded announcement with some age tanning on the end for the Autumn Meeting Gleeson Library Associates, University of San Francisco, November 14, 1976 for a lecture on Eric Gill by David Kindersley. Eric Gill print (St Mark) on cover of announcement.
David Kindersley (1915-1995) was a British stone letter-carver and typeface designer. He carved plaques and inscriptions in stone and slate can be seen on many churches and public buildings in the United Kingdom.
Fox, George; Radcliffe, Ashley; Wilson, Adrian. Bookbuilders West / Western Book Publishers’ Association Book Show 1971. Western Book Publishers’ Association, 1971. Unmarked. Letter Design sticker on front end page. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30633) $14.00
Catalogs the jury choices for the Western Book Publishers’ Association (WBPA) Association 1971 book show. Designers include Clifford Burke, Ken Carlson, Dave Comstock, Audrey Meyer, Tom Suzuki, Adrian Wilson, and others.
Lain in Cranium Press list on textured card stock.
Boyd, James. Drums, with pictures by N. C. Wyeth. Scribners, 1928. Unmarked. Some nicks and scrapes on cover. Sticker for Radston’s book and stationery department store, Berkeley, CA inside of back cover. Good. Hardcover. (#30617) $16.00
Pictorial image on front board. Illustrated end papers. This books was originally published in 1925 and the N. C. Wyeth illustrations were added in 1928. 14 color illustrations. 47 pen drawings. 409p. Measures 7.25×9.5 inches.
N. C. Wyeth (1882-1945) was an American artist and illustrator, one of America’s greatest illustrators. He created more than 3,000 paintings and illustrated 112 books, 25 of them for Scribner’s.He was also the the father of artist Andrew Wyeth, and the grandfather of artist Jamie Wyeth.