Matrix: a Review for printers and bibliophiles. No. 1-36 [complete], with additions. Randle, John, & Rosalind Randle, editors. :. Whittington Press.
Matrix: a Review for printers and bibliophiles. No. 1-36 [complete], with additions. Randle, John, & Rosalind Randle, editors. :
Matrix: a Review for printers and bibliophiles. No. 1-36 [complete], with additions. Randle, John, & Rosalind Randle, editors. :
HANDS DOWN, THE BEST TYPOGRAPHIC JOURNAL IN ENGLISH EVER PRINTED

Matrix: a Review for printers and bibliophiles. No. 1-36 [complete], with additions. Randle, John, & Rosalind Randle, editors. :

Andoversford, Gloucestershire; & Risbury, Herefordshire: Whittington Press, 1981-2017. Item #569

8vo.  285 x 200 mm., [11 x 8 inches].  Illustrated throughout.  Bound in stiff boards and dust wrappers. 


First editions of volumes 1 – 36, the Index to Matrix 1-12 separately printed,  and an additional copy of the  reprint of volume 2 thrown-in; together 38 volumes.  Several small and minor blemishes to a few volumes, but in all, a fine set in original printed wrappers. The limitations vary from 350 for the first volume to as many as 900 for some of the later volumes.


Hands down, the best typographic journal in English ever, filled with all sorts of important articles on virtually every aspect of private press and fine printing, printing history, paper and papermaking, book illustration, all lavishly illustrated with color, tipped-in illustrations, foldouts, broadsides, samples, etc. The list of authors is a roll-call of the most esteemed printers, book historians, illustrators, papermakers, typographers, etc. 


 

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Price: $6,750.00

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