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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.

Surreal Times. The abstract engravings and wartime letters of John Buckland Wright. Introduced by Christopher Buckland Wright


4to. Limited edition of 266 copies. This is one of 210 copies bound in ochre quarter cloth, gilt, with patterned paper boards (after a design by John Buckland Wright using his initials). In cloth and paper-covered slipcase as issued. With 16 wood-engraved illustrations and 12 tipped-in colour plates. Fine in fine slipcase. The third of four volumes issued by the press surveying John Buckland Wright’s work.