Edward Walters, Printer-Engraver. Richard Russell.
Edward Walters, Printer-Engraver.

Edward Walters, Printer-Engraver. With a checklist of his work by John Gray.

Fleece Press, 2013. 9 x 11. 115 pages, illustrated with 50 engravings printed from the blocks, and 40 inserted color reproductions. Quarter blue cloth & decorated boards based on Walter's "Lily" pattern. Fine. Item #17532

The wood engravings in this book were printed on an 1853 Albion hand press.--in the same way that Walters (1899-1977) would have printed them. He ran his own private press in the 1930s, taught at Marlborough School, and worked with St. Dominic's Press. There is a biographical note by Walters' son. One of 240 copies printed letterpress on dampened Magnani paper in Caslon types.

Price: $325.00

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