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Title Hesiod Works and Days
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Butler;Samuel;
Date 1924
Id Number Current Accession MIS.68.1
Id Number Current Repository 581450334
Location Creation Site CSAC
Subject Samuel Butler;
Material Blue leather
Notes Book Production.
First book to be completed in the School of Book Production after World War I. Bookbinding classes were established under Douglas B. Cockerell in 1897. In 1905 it was followed by printing and typography headed by J.H. Mason of the Doves Press who was responsible for the revival of printing practice and standards and ran the Day Technical School for Printing Apprentices. Other members of the Doves Press joined him including Peter McLeish who took over Binding in 1907. The School of Book Production achieved an international reputation. Copyright holder: Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design Museum Collection.

MIS.68 has3 images MIS.68.1-3. For full bibliographic record see TALIS. Control number, y6747349; barcode, 11061200. Instructors: J.H. Mason, J.W. Wright, Leonard Jay, J.J. Andron
Object Notes Cover: full bound in blue leather, boards decorated with outer border of triple gilt fillets and intertwined decoration of red spots and gilding. Five raised bands and lettering on spine.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Work Type Miscellaneous
 

 

 

 

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