The Work & Play of Adrian Wilson, A Bibliography with Commentary
Wilson, Joyce Lancaster, editor.
Price: 550.00 USD
Austin, Texas: W. Thomas Taylor, 1983. Folio 160 pp. 13 tipped in examples some in the original and some in facsimile. Profusely illustrated in bistre of designs and motifs of Adrian Wilson's work. Frontispiece photograph in black and white of Adrian Wilson. " This book has been designed and printed by Adrian Wilson assisted by Margery Cantor, Zahid Sardar, and Jim Wehlage at the Press in Tuscany Alley, San Francisco, California. The paper was especially handmade by Barcham Green & Company, Maidstone, Kent, England. The text types were composed by Mackenzie-Harris Corporation in monotype Centaur designed by Bruce Rogers and Arrighi by Frederick Warde. The display lines were handset in the Palatino Italic of Hermann Zapf, who handlettered the author's name for the title page. The line cuts were made by Bauer Engraving Company. The photographs were laser-scanned and printed in duo-blacks by Mastercraft Press, Inc. The binding was executed by The Schberth Bookbindery,:" No. 261 of 325 copies. Mint as issued.