A Suite of Fleurons


This book has very slight browning at the spine, and very mild foxing of endpapers; else Fine. Cover is clean, binding is tight. Pencil note on front endpaper. Original onionskin wraps intact but worn. This whimsical book includes numerous examples of the "printers' flowers" mentioned in the title. 54 pages, plus bibliography; approx. 4"x6".



  • A SUITE OF FLEURONS; OR, A PRELIMINARY ENQUIRY INTO THE HISTORY & COMBINABLE NATURES OF CERTAIN PRINTERS' FLOWERS
  • John Ryder
  • Phoenix House Ltd., 1956
  • First edition