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Matrix : a review for printers & bibliophiles. No. 16

Print Book, English, [©1996]
[Whittington Press], [Risbury, Herefordshire], [©1996]
[6], 203, [3] pages (the last page blank), [34] pages of plates : illustrations (some color, some mounted, some folded), facsimiles, portraits ; 29 cm
The Hammersmith hot-house : private presses beside the Thames / John Dreyfus
Engraving for 'The periodical' / Diana Blookfield
Afterword : 'The periodical' / John Bell
Making a visible spirit ; cutting the Regulus punches by hand / Dan Carr
Cave paper / Bridget O'Malley and Amanda Degener
Borders and swelled rules designed by Edward Bawden for the Oxford University Press / Michael Johnson
Weather bird and Disney / Vance Gerry
The wood engravings of Joan Hassall / Ruari Mclean
David Kindersley : the compiling of a biography / Lottie Hoare
Ribbons ... / Thoe Rehak
The Paris Exhibition of 1937 / Alan Powers
The story of a book : illustrations by Henri Matisse for 'Florilege des amours de Ronsard' / Albert Skira
Wood-engraving in Sweden / Hugh MacPherson
Peggy Angus and her wallpapers / Olive Cook
A cordial correspondence : collaboration between Dard Hunter and Will Ransom, 1923-5 / Roderick Cave
The exploded Columbian and Hercules / John Craig
Mort de Gutenberg : the seven volumes of 'Book design and production, 1958-64' / Bernard Roberts
Student days at the R.C.A. / Enid Marx
Ken Campbell : an artist's text and image / David Chambers
Cyril W. Beaumont and the 'Ballets Russes' : the printer at the Sign of the Harlequin's Bat / Adela Spindler Roatcap
Merle Armitage / Ward Ritchie
Private press books 1995 : a review / David Chambers
Book reviews
A collector recollects / Lionel Dakers
Cover title
"Number sixteen. Winter 1996."
ISSN 0261-3093
"This edition of 925 copies is set in Caslon, Romulus, Cochin & Regulus types, and printed at Whittington on Sommerville Laid, Zerkall Halbmatt and Hahnemühle Bugra-Bütten papers. The colour and duotone plates are printed by CTD Printers, & the other litho inserts by Regency Press. 830 copies are bound in stiff covers and 95 copies are quarter-bound in Oasis leather and paper marbled by Rebecca Gryspeerdt, and contain a separately bound collection of additional engravings by Diana Bloomfield. Bound by the Fine Bindery, Wellingborough, and edited by John and Rosalind Randle. September 1996"--Page [4] prelim