London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
GWASG GREGYNOG -- Kate ROBERTS and Kyffin Williams (illustrator). Two Old Men and Other Stories. Newton, Powys: Gwags Gregynog, 1981. 4° (262 x 169mm). Illustrations in grey and black after linocuts by Kyffin Williams. FINELY BOUND BY PAUL DELRUE in full taupe morocco with a scene tooled in black and with onlays of orange, black and tan morocco, top edge with hand-painted design, taupe cloth clamshell case lined with grey and orange morocco, upper side with printed paper lable, spine with gilt-lettered morocco label. Provenance: Kyffin Williams (signature on the front blank). ONE OF 250 COPIES, THIS ONE DESIGNATED 'OUT-OF-SERIES', IN A FINE BINDING BY PAUL DELRUE POSSIBLY FOR THE ILLUSTRATOR, who has signed this copy in the top corner of the front blank -- perhaps a mark of ownership. A copy of Delrue's curriculum vitae, and a postcard illustrating previous work, laid-in.
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