EDWARD LEAR: A PORTFOLIO OF LETTERPRESS PRINTS. Illustrated, designed and printed by Graham Mackintosh and Noel Young.
Santa Barbara: Capricorn Press, 1970. Mackintosh, Graham. First edition. Folio, six broadsheets, 19 x 12 1/2 inches, printed in colors from linoleum blocks. Housed in cloth portfolio with multicolor illustrated paper labels. A slight touch of toning at the upper edge, near fine. Item #54443
The broadsheets illustrate Lear's texts: The Jumblies; The Owl and the Pussycat; [Cookery] To Make Gosky Patties; The Dong with a Luminous Nose; Limericks. With an introductory leaf illustrated with a caricature of Edward Lear, which serves as the colophon; limited to 375 copies SIGNED by the illustrator and printer, Graham Mackintosh and Noel Young.