Calligraphy and Palaeography. Essays Presented to Alfred Fairbank on His 70th Birthday.
Osley, A. S., editor.
Price: 50.00 USD
New York: October House Inc., (1966). 9.75" x 7". 287pp. Blue cloth hardback with gilt lettering, in dust wrapper. Fine condition; near fine jacket. The section on palaeography includes essays on Coluccio Salutati, Messer pietro Strozzi, Seymour de Ricci, famous writing masters such as Arrighi, Mercator, Cocker, Hodgkin and Benjamin Franklin Foster. Also with contributions by John Dreyfus, Paul Standard, Bent Rhode, Philip Hofer, Francis Meynell, Jan Tschichold, Nicolete Gray, Sir Sidney Cockerell Alfred Fairbank, etc. First edition.