Remains of Elmet.
Photographs by Fay Godwin.London: Rainbow Press, 1979 Stock Code: 123573
Signed limited editionSigned limited edition, number 44 of 70 copies signed by both the author and the photographer, printed on hand-made paper and bound thus. A further 110 copies were issued signed solely by Hughes and bound in quarter buckram. In this work Hughes, responding to Godwin's photographs, "returned to his roots and evoked the spirit of the Calder valley" (ODNB).
Tall quarto (290 x 233 mm). Original tree calf, titles in gilt to spine, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Housed in the publisher's brown cloth slipcase.
Title page printed in brown and black. With 4 plates from photographs.
A fine copy.
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