Tales from Bleeding Heart Yard. Stories about Stanley Lawrence.
Denby Dale: The Fleece Press, 2000. 4to. Limited edition. One of 200 copies (from an edition of 310, of which 270 were for sale) with an extra engraved illustration by Barry Moser. Original quarter terracotta cloth with wood veneer paper boards. Paper label to spine and gilt device to front board. Illustrated throughout, including wood engravings by Hilary Paynter, Anne Jope, John Lawrence, Leo Wyatt, Barry Moser & Peter Forster. Small stain to the spine label and another to the back board. Near fine. Item #6225
Reminiscences of Stanley Lawrence (1900-87) and his contributions to keeping wood engraving alive, gathered together by his grandson. From the collection of John Commander (1927-2021), designer, lithographer and publisher.