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Tea Types

Shire, Peter

Published by [Tea Garden Press], 1980, 1980
Hardcover
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Los Angeles: Tea Garden Press, 1980. Octavo, hardcover, bound in black sail cloth, with printed end sheets and title-page label of gray Canson paper, enclosed in a slip case. 64 pages, with an Introduction by Brian L. Nerone. Illustrated with 25 full-page compositions made up from type ornaments and devices, each forming a whimsical tea-pot of sorts, each bearing a caption that helps to evoke the hidden spirit in each composition. Printed letterpress on Rives Heavy in a limited edition of 175 copies. Signed by Peter Shire. A mint copy. Original prospectus laid in. A Dwiggins-like exploration of the visual capabilities type ornaments and devices filled with whimsical invention and humor, and beautifully printed. The first book of the Tea Garden Press. Bookseller Inventory # 4606

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Title: Tea Types

Publisher: [Tea Garden Press], 1980

Publication Date: 1980

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Shire, Peter

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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