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Rosemary DOBSON

Australia 1920 – 2012



Australia 1926 – 1996





commenced 1972 – 1996

publisher (organisation)

Greek coins: a sequence of poems with line drawings by the author. 1977 Description: comprises 30 pp plus colophon and endpapers, four illustrations and poems. Bound in brown cloth cover with gilt decoration, held in buff paper dustjacket bearing additional illustration.
Place made: Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, letterpress text; transfer-lithographs, printed in brown ink, each from one stone [or plate] Support: thin smooth cream wove Basingwerk parchment; thin smooth buff laid Glastonbury Antique paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 60/240
Edition: edition of 240

Edition Notes: Hand-set and printed by A. T. Bolton at the Brindabella Press, 61 Stonehaven Crescent, Deakin, ACT, on Basingwerk Parchment, with endpapers of Glastonbury Antique. Binding by E. C. Chapman, Sydney. This is the fifth book of the Brindabella Press and the edition is 240 copies. This is No. 60.
Primary Insc: signed on colophon lower centre in black ink, 'Rosemary Dobson / AT Bolton.' not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition details on colophon centre in black ink, '60'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 12.7 h x 18.7 w x 0.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Meredith Hinchliffe 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.211
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Meredith Hinchliffe, Canberra, 2016.