Ernest Morgan. Printer of principle

[Stockholm, Wisconsin]: Midnight Paper Sales, [2001]. First edition limited to 226 copies signed by the printer-wood-engraver, this being one of 26 special copies lettered A-Z (this is copy 'R'); folio, pp. 44, [5]; 4 color wood engravings by Schanilec, plus 14 inkjet facsimiles, ornaments, and 2 tipped-in examples of Morgan's printing, bound by Schanilec in gray niger over black patterned clotrh-covered boards; plus, a separately bound volume in black cloth-backed gray printed paper-covered boards containing 8 leaves of images of Morgan (photograph, drawings, key block, color blocks, and a color wood engraving); together in a black cloth clamshell box, brown leather label on spine. In each volume there are two bookplates of Morgan's designed laid in. Fine. The text is an interview conducted by Schanilec at Ernest Morgan's Yancy, North Carolina home in 1997. The introduction and afterword are by the late Will Powers. Quarter to Midnight A.208.a. Item #35755

Price: $650.00

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