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Anthony Smith Books

General stock but specialities include library sets, illustrated books, architecture, biography, history and literature.  Small stock, £10 - £10,000. Private premises, with regular pop-up shops in central London. Visitors welcome by appointment. Very flexible. Catalogues issued occasionally. Pop-up shops held at John Murray's former offices at 50 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BD.

Barnett Freedman. The Graphic Art. With an essay on Freedman as master lithographer by Michael Twyman.


4to. Limited edition. One of 500 copies. Original red buckram with paper label to spine. DVD of the film, ‘The King’s Stamp’, housed inside the rear board. Illustrated throughout with numerous reproductions in colour, some folding and tipped-in. Fine. A beautiful celebration of the life and work of one of the best British illustrators of the 20th century including his work for Faber and Faber, the Limited Editions Club and the Heritage Press, and during the Second World War. With a checklist of his book art.