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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.



Limited edition. #27 of 55 special copies (51 for sale) with the addition of 3 prints from the original blocks (Jack of Hearts, Elm Angel and the large cockerel cut for the cover of the 1933 Golden Cockerel prospectus) and a black and white photograph of the artist (also reproduced as the frontispiece). Quarter leather over Ravilious-designed patterned paper boards in grey cloth-covered solander. With the original prospectus (already warning that the special edition had sold out). Over 400 engravings are reproduced. As new.