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FOREST BOOKS, Specialising in Bibliography, Bookbinding, Book Catalogues,
Book Collecting, Book Trade, Books about Books, Palaeography, Paper,
Printing, Reference Works, Typography &c. Catalogues issued regularly and
sent free on request.


A selection from our stock.

All books are 8vo and published in London unless otherwise described.





BIGGS (John R.) Woodcuts, Wood-Engravings, Linocuts and Prints by Related
Methods of Relief Print Making. Blandford Press. 1958.
        $40
First Edition, large 8vo, frontis., numerous illustrs., orig. cloth, d.w.




BUCKLAND-WRIGHT (John) Etching and Engraving. Techniques and the Modern
Trend. The Studio Publications. 1953.
        $40
First Edition, large 8vo, frontis., illustrs., throughout, orig. cloth.
A survey of contemporary graphics with notes on the techniques used. The
author also traces the history of the subject.



CRUTCHLEY (Brooke) To be a Printer. The Bodley head. 1980.
        $20
With McLean's signature, illustrs., orig. cloth, d.w.




HELLER (Jules) Paper-Making. How to make Paper for Printmaking, Drawing,
Painting, Relief and Cast Forms, Book Arts, and Mixed Media.
Watson-Guptill, New York. 1978.
        $40
First Edition, 4to, illustrs., throughout, orig. cloth, d.w.




HUTCHINS (Michael) Typographics. A Designer's Handbook of Printing
Techniques. Studio Vista. 1969.
        $20
First Edition, illustrs., in the text, orig. decorated boards.




LEWIS (John) & SMITH (Edwin) The Graphic Reproduction and Photography of
Works of Art. W.S. Cowell Ltd. 1969.
        $32
First Edition, 4to, numerous plates (mostly coloured), orig. cloth, d.w.
Illustrates the various hand methods of printmaking such as mezzotints,
aquatints, wood engravings and lithography.



THE RAMPANT LIONS PRESS.  A Printing Workshop Through Five Decades.
Catalogue of an Exhibition at The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. With an
Introduction by Brooke Crutchley. The Rampant Lions Press, Cambridge. 1982.
        $28
4to, numerous illustrs., orig. printed wrappers, 95pp.
94 Items catalogued.



ROBERTS (Raymond) Typographic Design. Ernest Benn Ltd. 1966.
        $16
First Edition, 53 illustrs., orig. cloth, d.w.




SMITH (F.R.) Bookbinding. Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. [c.1950].
        $20
32 Illustrs., orig. printed boards, d.w.




SWANN (Carl) Techniques of Typography. Lund Humphries. 1969.
        $20
First Edition, oblong 8vo, numerous illustrs., orig. cloth.




VICARY (Richard) The Thames and Hudson Manual of Lithography. Thames and
Hudson. 1976.
        $28
First Edition, frontis., 80 illustrs., (some coloured), orig. cloth, d.w.




WARFORD (H.S.) Design for Print Production. The Interaction Between Design,
Planning and Production of Print. Focal Press. 1971.
        $20
First Edition, 33 plates, orig. cloth, d.w.








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