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    Ward Ritchie. Some Books with Illustrations by Paul Landacre. [Northridge, CA]: Santa Susana Press, 1978. First limited, signed edition. Octavo. Publisher's navy cloth, front board stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, blue-grey endpapers. A fine copy.

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    Ward Ritchie. Some Books with Illustrations by Paul Landacre. [Northridge, CA]: Santa Susana Press, 1978.

    First edition, one of 199 copies numbered and signed by Ritchie on the colophon (this being copy #2). Octavo. Profusely illustrated with wood engravings by Landacre, many from the original blocks.

    Publisher's navy cloth, front board stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, blue-grey endpapers. A fine copy.

    A lovely copy of this beautifully illustrated encomium bibliography of Landacre's illustrated works, compiled by his friend and sometimes-collaborator Ritchie, and printed by Grant Dahlstrom.



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