Publisher: San Francisco: Press in Tuscany Alley, (1994).
Edition: First edition, one of 10 numbered copies (of a total edition of 85 copies). The 1/10 copies have the additional ephemera and original design materials described above.
Condition: In fine condition.
Book ID: 21667
DescriptionLarge custom folding clamshell box which contains the following: a bound folio volume in reddish-brown half morocco, with tan linen sides and a gilt lettered spine. 160 pages, untrimmed. Printed in multiple colors with numerous original cuts by Adrian Wilson through out in the margins and some examples of original printed ephemera tipped in. [With] A chemise of tan linen which contains approximately 50 pieces of original printed ephemera by Wilson. [With] A pull-out drawer with approximately 50 sheets, proof sheets and other design material from numerous Wilson designed publications, many of them with original annotations, etc.
Comments¶ A fine production and history of the work of Adrian Wilson, one of the most interesting printers in San Francisco in the second half of the 20th century.