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The Wood Engravings of David Gentleman (Limited edition)


Published by David Esslemont, Montgomery, 2000, limited edition of 350 copies signed by David Gentleman. This no 252. Black cloth boards, paper label to spine, contained in a plain black slipcase. Oblong format, 10ins x 13ins, xix, (i), 131pp plus colophon. Introduction by Fiona MacCarthy. Most of the engravings were printed from the original wood blocks. The accompanying text, by David Gentleman, explains the reasons and rationale of how and why he made the engravings. Fine in Fine slipcase.