ARTS AND CRAFTS BOOK COVERS. Malcolm Haslam.

ARTS AND CRAFTS BOOK COVERS.

Pp. 120, mostly printed double column, illustrated in colour throughout, index; med. 8vo; pictorial glazed paper wrappers; Richard Dennis, Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, 2012. First edition. *Produced to accompany an exhibition, From Rossetti to Voysey: Arts and Crafts stamped Book Cover Design, at Blackwell, The Arts and Crafts House, from May to July 2012. 'From around 1860, many of the best [book cover] designs were supplied by artists of the Arts and Crafts movement. Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris and Walter Crane led the way, and they were followed in the 1890s by Laurence Housman, Charles Ricketts and Selwyn Image, among others. Prominent Arts and Crafts architects, such as Philip Webb and C. E. A. Voysey, also designed book covers [wrapper blurb]. Item #153798

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