Life in an English Village

Sixteen Lithographs by Edward Bawden

Noel Carrington (Introductory Essay)

_Penguin Books / 1949 / First edition


Near Fine / Hardcover / (#PA0699) / image / image_2

A near fine hardcover with tiny bump in middle of front side of spine. 1st ed.

48p. 18,3×12,3cm.

€ 75.00

A King Penguin Book. With a 27-page essay and the list of plates. There are 3 bw illustration plates within the text. “The 16 coloured illustrations in this book are from drawings made by Bawden onto lithographic zinc plates. They are, therefore, originals and not reproductions of drawings made on paper.” Carrington was an editor, publisher, and book designer and the founder of the famous Puffin books