Impressions Workshop; The Cricket Press: Boston, 1965. Item #98-7508
Wood cut and Engraved Illustrations by George Lockwood, 10 x 9.5, string tied boards with paper title label on front cover, unpag, a very nice, clean, fresh copy in the original, lightly worn slipcase. LIMITED TO 150 NUMBERED COPIES ON VENEZIA (this copy #3), SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR BERNARD BOCKES AND ILLUSTRATOR GEORGE LOCKWOOD. Includes record of the author reading his poems, in rear pocket. ALSO INCLUDED: In an envelope from The Cricket Press (ink marks, tears, toning) are: three small advertising pamphlets from Impressions Graphic Workshop with three small cards with embossed figures (two crickets, one bird with teeth); the original prospectus for this book, minor wear, but sample illustr and poem included; announcement for an exhibition of George's Lockwood's prints at the Tragos Gallery in Boston, 1966 (creased and worn) with colored woodcut print of a bearded man, 172/300, signed below image by Lockwood; old newspaper article on Impressions Workshop; an extra suite of 11 prints from the book, six of which are signed in pencil by Lockwood below the image.