T.E. LAWRENCE | autograph letter signed, to C.S. Evans, 6 August 1922
Autograph letter signed, to C.S. Evans
commenting on a book being printed by the Garden City Press at Letchworth ("...I don't think any collector objects to a narrow sheet. Some printers (Cobden-Sanderson & Morris) refused them. Others, like the French printers, make a regular feature of them: but I don't think the collector cares a dust-cover for the point..."), 1 page, 8vo, 6 August 1922, rust-mark
LAWRENCE THE BIBLIOPHILE GIVES HIS ADVICE ON PRINTING. Lawrence's correspondent was Charles Seddon Evans (1883-1944), who worked at Heinemann for many years and was also the author of a number of children's books.
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