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The Compton Marbling Portfolio of Patterns.

Oxford: Alembic Press, 1992. Octavo. (38)ff. One of 150 copies. Contains a brief introduction on the development of the firm, and seventeen tipped-in samples of marbled papers produced for specific purposes, for customers ranging from Harrod's to a woman who wanted her lampshades to look like the feathers of her prize hens. Fine, loose, as issued, in a quarter-cloth marbled portfolio, which only shows light edgewear. Item #29312

Price: $100.00

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