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The Resource William Blake's illustrations to the Bible : a catalogue, compiled by Geoffrey Keynes

William Blake's illustrations to the Bible : a catalogue, compiled by Geoffrey Keynes

Label
William Blake's illustrations to the Bible : a catalogue
Title
William Blake's illustrations to the Bible
Title remainder
a catalogue
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Geoffrey Keynes
Creator
Contributor
Papermaker
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Dewey number
741.942
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NC242.B55
LC item number
K4 Rosenwald Coll
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
Label
William Blake's illustrations to the Bible : a catalogue, compiled by Geoffrey Keynes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The first edition of WILLIAM BLAKE'S ILLUSTRATIONS TO THE BIBLE consists of 506 copies: 20 copies numbered I to XX, each containing proof states of the frontispiece. 230 copies numbered 1 to 230 for the United Kingdom, distributed by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., 14 St. James's Place, London, S.W.I. 230 copies numbered 231 to 460 for the United States, distributed by Philip C. Duschnes, 757 Madison Avenue, New York 21, N.Y. 26 copies numbered A to Z, reserved for the Trustees of the William Blake Trust and the Publishers. The frontispiece was printed in lithography by Mourlot, Paris, and Plate I in collotype and stencil by Jacomet, Paris; Plates II to VII were printed in colour collotype by Emery Walker Ltd., London. The monochromo collotype pages were printed in Paris on Arches pure rag paper by Trianon Press (France) and Hourdebaigt; the collotype layouts were prepared by Peter Bushe. The text pages were set by hand in 18 point Centaur and printed by Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co. Ltd., London and Colchester. Binding by the Wigmore Bindery, and Mansell (Bookbinders) Ltd., London. The book was designed by Arnold Fawcus, and produced and published for the William Blake Trust by the Trianon Press, Château de Boissia, Clairvaux, Jura, France. No. 391."--p. [ii]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
57 cm.
Extent
xii, 53 p., [8] leaves of plates
Lccn
a 58003099 //r823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (9 col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369602722
Label
William Blake's illustrations to the Bible : a catalogue, compiled by Geoffrey Keynes
Publication
Note
"The first edition of WILLIAM BLAKE'S ILLUSTRATIONS TO THE BIBLE consists of 506 copies: 20 copies numbered I to XX, each containing proof states of the frontispiece. 230 copies numbered 1 to 230 for the United Kingdom, distributed by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., 14 St. James's Place, London, S.W.I. 230 copies numbered 231 to 460 for the United States, distributed by Philip C. Duschnes, 757 Madison Avenue, New York 21, N.Y. 26 copies numbered A to Z, reserved for the Trustees of the William Blake Trust and the Publishers. The frontispiece was printed in lithography by Mourlot, Paris, and Plate I in collotype and stencil by Jacomet, Paris; Plates II to VII were printed in colour collotype by Emery Walker Ltd., London. The monochromo collotype pages were printed in Paris on Arches pure rag paper by Trianon Press (France) and Hourdebaigt; the collotype layouts were prepared by Peter Bushe. The text pages were set by hand in 18 point Centaur and printed by Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co. Ltd., London and Colchester. Binding by the Wigmore Bindery, and Mansell (Bookbinders) Ltd., London. The book was designed by Arnold Fawcus, and produced and published for the William Blake Trust by the Trianon Press, Château de Boissia, Clairvaux, Jura, France. No. 391."--p. [ii]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
57 cm.
Extent
xii, 53 p., [8] leaves of plates
Lccn
a 58003099 //r823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (9 col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369602722

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