Letters of Eric Gill. Edited by Walter Shewring. Eric GILL.
Letters of Eric Gill. Edited by Walter Shewring.

Letters of Eric Gill. Edited by Walter Shewring.

New York: Devin-Adair Company, 1948,

First Edition. octavo, red cloth. 480pp. Devin-Adair Company, Item #27925

Illustrated with twelve drawings. Gill was wonderfully opinionated about art, design and architecture and the letters are full of specific likes and dislikes. Many of the cards and letters to friends and family are calligraphic and whimsical. Illustrated. Inscribed on the front paste-down endpaper by Fr. Edward Catich to his good friend the typographer, John Schappler, "For John, With thanks, respect, & affection - Ted." Spine faded with wear to cloth at top and bottom.

Price: $85.00