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Evelyn Dunbar: War and Country

By: Clarke, Gill

Price: £39.00

Publisher: Bristol, Sansom and Company Ltd.: 2006

Seller ID: 005575

ISBN: 1904537561

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. 176pp. Many colour illustrations. Evelyn Dunbar (1906-1960) was described by William Rothenstein, when principal of the Royal College of Art, as one of the most promising of the younger painters, with "real genius". She was part of a neglected generation of artists whose lives are now being recognised and reappraised. This biography celebrates the range of her achievement. View more info

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Evelyn Dunbar: War and Country

By: Clarke, Gill

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Bristol, Sansom and Company Ltd.: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006210

ISBN: 1904537561

Condition: Very Good


2007 reprint of the 2006 first edition. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. Signed by the author Gill Clarke on the title page. 176pp. Many colour illustrations. Evelyn Dunbar (1906-1960) was described by William Rothenstein, when principal of the Royal College of Art, as one of the most promising of the younger painters, with "real genius". She was part of a neglected generation of artists whose lives are now being recognised and reappraised. This biography celebrates the range of her achievement. View more info

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Eric Gill - The Sculpture

By: Collins, Judith

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Woodstock, New York, The Overlook Press: 1998

Seller ID: 006301

ISBN: 0879518308

Condition: Fine


Cream hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fine. 240pp. This beautifully illustrated book was the first ever complete survey of Eric Gill's figural sculpture. It includes an extensive essay on his works and 300 detailed catalogue entries with 350 accompanying photographs. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Social Justice & the Stations of the Cross

By: Gill, Eric

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, James Clarke & Co.Ltd.: 1939

Seller ID: 005650

Condition: Good


Pale green paper-covered boards with title in navy blue on front cover and spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. Very slight warping to front board, and light foxing to half-title. Occasional very light foxing within text. No inscriptions. 21pp. Title-page illustration (repeated on front cover) is from an engraving by Eric Gill. Ref: Corey & Mackenzie no.40. Font used is Joanna. View more info

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Art-Nonsense and other Essays

By: Gill, Eric

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co. Ltd. and Francis Walterson: 1929

Seller ID: 006412

Condition: Good


Blue buckram with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, general light shelfwear to covers with light bumping to all four corners. Spine is quite sunned. Binding sound. Previous owners name on front endpaper. 324pp. A collection of essays by Eric Gill, in which the typeface Perpetua, designed by Gill, was used for the first time. View more info

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From the Palestine Diary of Eric Gill

By: Gill, Eric

Price: £485.00

Publisher: London, The Harvill Press (Printed by Hague & Gill at Piggotts, High Wycombe): 1949

Seller ID: 006386

Condition: Very Good


Bound by Sangorski in quarter black morocco and pre-war decorated boards (gilt and black on light blue). This book is one of a very few copies from an aborted edition of Gill's Jerusalem (Palestine) diary.The text of this version is set in Joanna and Joanna italic and is printed on pale blue Arnold hand-made paper. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear and sunning to cover edges.Two variant title pages (see images) are also bound in to rear. 70pp. (last page unnumbered). No illustrations. The book is recorded in Eric Gill by Evan Gill, 2nd ed. revised by Corey & Mackenzie, 54a) View more info

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From the Jerusalem Diary of Eric Gill

By: Gill, Eric

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, The Printing Office of Linotype & Machinery: 1953

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006385

Condition: Good


Buff paper-covered boards with title in black on front cover. Orange-brown cloth spine. Condition: Good. Foxing to endpapers and sporadically throughout book. Previous owners name in pencil on front endpaper. Binding cracked internally in one place. One of a limited edition of 300 copies, this is no.270. 59pp. Edited by Gill's wife Mary, this book contains extracts from the diary Eric Gill sent his wife on his way to Palestine, giving his impressions of the Holy Land. He regarded his journey as much a pilgrimage as to a place where he had been commissioned by Austen Harrison to carry out some ... View more info

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The Rich and the Poor - A Biblical Anthology compiled from the Douay version

By: Gill, Eric and Hague, Rene

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Geo.E.J.Coldwell Ltd.: 1938

Seller ID: 006404

Condition: Good


Printed by Hague & Gill and published by Geo.E.J.Coldwell Ltd.Pale green softcover with title in navy blue on front cover and spine. Condiition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light soiling to coves. Bindng sound, no inscriptions. 64pp. Scarce. View more info

Reason and Typography with Particular Reference to Typographic Layout.

By: Hague, Rene

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Liverpool College of Art: 1959

Seller ID: 004175

Condition: Very Good


Grey card covers. Condition: Very good condition, text clean, no inscriptions. 5pp. Appears new even though printed fifty years ago. This essay was first printed in Typography I, November 1936, and was reprinted in this booklet by kind permission of Rene Hague and Robert Harling to mark the opening of Eric Gill Typographer, an exhibition held at Liverpool College of Art, 28 Jan-7 Feb 1959. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall View more info

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Eric Gill: Further thoughts by an apprentice

By: Kindersley, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London and New York, The Wynkyn de Worde Society and the Sandstone Press: 1982

Seller ID: 005472

ISBN: 0853314594

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with very light shelfwear and some sunning to spine. No inscriptions. 24pp. Several b/w illustrations. The book comprises a facsimile of the Typophiles Chapbook 44 entitled Mr Eric Gill - Recollections of David Kindersley, originally published in 1967 by the Ward Ritchie Press, preceded by several pages being "an attempt to provide an appreciation of the validity of Gill's views and work today, to commemorate the centenary of his birth". View more info

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Eric Gill

By: MacCarthy, Fiona

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1989

Seller ID: 006282

ISBN: 0571137547

Condition: Good


black hardcover with title in dark red on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Previous owners name in pencill on front endpaper. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. Not price-clipped. 338pp. Many b/w illustrations. Eric Gill (1882-1940) was perhaps the greatest English artist-craftsman of the 20th century; a typographer and lettercutter of genius whose typefaces constantly feature in our lives, especially his Perpetua and Gill Sans, and a master in the art of sculpture and wood-engraving. This biography welds hugh quan... View more info

Eric Gill: The Inscriptions

By: Peace, David

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Herbert Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004459

ISBN: 1871569664

Condition: Fine


Dark green hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no iscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear and sine light scratches to rear cover of jacket. Not price-clipped. 208pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book was the first critical appraisal of Gill's inscriptional designs, with special attention to the early development of his letter forms. The book includes indexes of persons and institutions commemorated, and the locations of the inscriptions. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Small Rhyme Sheet No.16 - The Dressmaker

By: Pepler, Hilary

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Ditchling, Sussex, St.Dominic's Press: 0

Seller ID: 005186

Condition: Very Good


Undated, but issued between 1926 and 1932. Single sheet of paper. Condition: Very good. Size 8 by 5 inches. Printed in black and red. The illustration is a reduced version of Eric Gill's engraving of Madonna and Child. For further reference, see St.Dominic's Press: A Bibiliography 1916-1937 by Taylor & Sewell ref.B.39). The small rhyme sheets each have a short poem by H.D.C.Pepler (unsigned) and are headed by a small engraving. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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David Jones in Ditchling 1921-1924

By: Shiel, Derek (ed.)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Ditchling, Sussex, Ditchling Museum: 2003

Seller ID: 004982

ISBN: 0951622471

Condition: Fine


One of a limited edition of 1000 copies. Blue card covers. Condition: Fine, no inscriptions. 47pp. Several colour and b/w plates. Includes essays by Anthony Hyne, Ewan Clayton and Derek Shiel. View more info

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The Sculpture of Leon Underwood

By: Whitworth, Ben

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Much Hadham/Aldershot, The Henry Moore Foundation/Lund Humphries: 2000

Seller ID: 006409

ISBN: 0853317747

Condition: Fine


Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. 152pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. The 20th century saw the arrival of numerous innovative and pioneering sculptors including Jacob Epstein, Eric Gill and Henry Moore. The work of Leon Underwood (1890-1975) has largely been ignored and this book aims to redress the balance. View more info