The Stanbrook Abbey Press, 1956-1990, 1992

David Butcher spent a decade visiting Dame Hildelith Cumming at Stanbrook Abbey, meticulously recording her comments on the books printed at the Press, and sorting out with her spare leaves and ephemera we could include with the special copies of our bibliography.

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The Diary of a Land Girl, 1939-1945, 2002

When Gwenda Morgan died in 1995, we found she had kept a diary of the years she had worked as a Land Girl in and around Petworth, where she spent all her life.

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A Bibliography of the St Dominic’s Press, 1995

The comprehensive bibliography of one of the most inspirational small presses of the twentieth century, assembled by Michael Taylor, carrying on from where Fr Brocard Sewell (who had been apprenticed at St Dominic’s, and contributes an introduction) left off.

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Private Press Prospectuses, 2001

David Butcher sums up the history of British private presses from Kelmscott to the end of the twentieth century through the prospectuses and catalogues designed to tempt the collector to subscribe.

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Portraits of Presses, 1997

Ski Harrison’s photographic portraits of the eight most productive fine presses of the day: Fleece, Rampant Lions, Gregynog, Old Stile, Tern, I. M. Imprimit, Rocket and Whittington.

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Matrix 31

The design of the dust-jacket was intended to suggest marionettes and their strings, the engraving had come to us a Christmas card. Elizabeth Grice nicely caught the flavour of Fleet Street in the 60s when, as one was going home,

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