(Rampant Lions Press)

Weeds and Wildflowers. Some Irreverent Words.

Mackley, George (illus.)

London: Two-Horse Press, 1965. Quarto. 54pp. One of 250 copies, printed at the Rampant Lions Press. Signed by Mackley, who illustrates the text with lush depictions of plants, such as chestnuts, sow thistle, and cow parsley. Inscribed by Will Carter, the designer and printer, with a card from him laid in. Also laid in is an announcement of Carter's November 1, 1961 lecture to the Society of Printers, bearing the autographs of Carter and 26 Society members. Bound by Mansell in cloth-backed, handmade paper with visible plant fibres. Accompanied by an extra suite of the wood-engravings in a matching portfolio. Fine in slipcase, which shows shelf-toning. Item #29245

Price: $450.00

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