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The Birth Of Christ from the Gospel according to Saint Luke by Bible - Hardcover - 1925 - from Royoung bookseller, Inc. (SKU: 21279)

The Birth Of Christ from the Gospel according to Saint Luke

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The Birth Of Christ from the Gospel according to Saint Luke

by Bible

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  • hardcover
Condition
Orig. quarter brown morocco spine, blue boards, backstrip lettered in gilt. Fine
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Waltham Saint Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1925. Hardcover. Orig. quarter brown morocco spine, blue boards, backstrip lettered in gilt. Fine. Rooke, Noel. 43 pages. 22 x 15 cm. Presentation copy "Mabel Gill from her husband Evan R. Gill, April 29th 1926," in black and red ink. Limited edition, copy 188 of 370, printed in red and black on Batchelor hand-made paper in Caslon O.F. The text taken from Barker's quarto edition of the Authoriized Version of 1612. Wood engravings by Noel Roarke, who made a major contribution to the revival of British wood engraving in the twentieth century. Rooke was employed by William Lethaby, his first class of seven students included Rooke, Eric Gill, Graily Hewitt, T.J. Cobden Sanderson. CHANTICLEER 32. Laid-in an extract from the London Mercury by B.H.Newdigate, and hinged at back cover obituary of Noel Rooke, The Times of London, October 7, 1953. Bookplate of Richard D. Friedlander.

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Bookseller
Royoung bookseller, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
21279
Title
The Birth Of Christ from the Gospel according to Saint Luke
Author
Bible
Illustrator
Rooke, Noel
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Orig. quarter brown morocco spine, blue boards, backstrip lettered in gilt. Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Golden Cockerel Press
Place of Publication
Waltham Saint Lawrence
Date published
1925
Keywords
Private Press
Bookseller catalogs
Religion;

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morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
laid-in
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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
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fine
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