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19th  &  20th Century Books & Prints

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Advice to a Daughter by Lord Halifax.

Artist:Hester Sainsbury


Medium:Book with original woodcuts


Size:c.30 x 24 cm. c.11.3/4 x 9.1/2 inches.

Condition:Very slightly soiled and rubbed, very good. contents fine.

Description:Published by The Cayme Press on hand-made-paper and specially bound being No. 44/75 copies, unsigned as usual. Publishers cloth boards t.e.g. Contains 9 full page woodcuts in black ink by Hester Sainsbury.(see thumb-nails). Hester Sainsbury was involved with members of the Omega Workshops Circle and illustrated books mainly in the 1920's in either engraving or woodcuts and wood-engravings, sometimes in colour. Ref; Peter Tucker;Private Library, autumn 1990. Also Pepin; Sandford; Horne; Buckman.