Rare books by Eric Gill, including first edition and signed first edition copies of The Seven Deadly Virtues and original woodcuts.
(GILL, Eric.) JOHNSTON, Edward. Manuscript & Inscription Letters
London : 1909First edition, first impression. Laid-in is a two-page autograph letter signed (on the back of printed galleys) from Mervyn Horder, prominent composer and, at the time, chairman and managing director of Gerald Duckworth & Co., Publishers, to the artist and illustrator Gwen Raverat. The letter concerns the commission of a press mark featuring the letter... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 43224
GILL, Eric. The Human Person and Society.
London : 1940Corrected proof copy, extensively annotated by the author. Gill's corrections in brown ink are on almost every page, emending typographical errors. It is accompanied by two leaves of suggestions of manuscript corrections for the printed text, listed in black ink, consisting of typographical and structural alterations, with ticks by Gill in brown ink... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 121495
(GILL, Eric & Mary, & Austen Barbe Harrison.) Dedication copy of From the Jerusalem Diary [and] two copies of From the Palestine Diary; [together with] a collection of correspondence to the dedicatee.A remarkable collection, including the dedication copy of the From the Jerusalem Diary, inscribed by the editor, Mary Gill, Eric Gill's widow, "To Austen St B. Harrison, with happy memories, from M.E.G.", with the Eric Gill-designed bookplate of Austen St Barbe Harrison to the front pastedown. Harrison, a close personal friend of Gill (1882-1940), was... Learn More£2,250.00
Stock Code: 118739