Christmas Verse.

Christmas Verse.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1945,

330 copies contributed to The Typophiles by Oxford University Press. duodecimo, printed wrappers. (36) pp. Oxford University Press, Item #27673

Designed by John Begg and printed by the Press of A. Colish. The special calligraphy is by Arnold Bank. "The poems included in this Christmas collection from the Oxford Books of Verse cove a period from the twelfth century to the present. This wide chronological spread has suggested the typographic scheme of setting each poem in a style appropriate to its period. ...Some notes on the faces used in this collection are given at the end of the book." A very fine, clean copy.

Price: $15.00