The Pilgrim’s Progress

The Pilgrim’s Progress

Joseph Blumenthal, New York, New York, 1941

Description

Collections: Fifty Books of the Year (1942)
Discipline: Book design
Format: Book

Credits

Designer
Joseph Blumenthal
Illustrator
William Blake
Illustrations
29 watercolor paintings (now printed for the first time)
Authors
John Bunyan (1628–1688), Geoffrey Keynes (introduction)
Editor
G.B. Harrison
Size
7.25 x 10.75 inches
Pages
xxxii, 214
Quantity printed
1,500
Price
$10.00
Typefaces
Emerson, 14 point, 2 point leaded (text), handlettered and Emerson (title page), Goudy Text Shaded, Monotype No. 427 (other display), 33 x 47 picas
Compositors
Westcott & Thomson, The Spiral Press
Printers
The Spiral Press (letterpress), Arthur Jaffé (illustrations)
Printing methods
letterpress, collotype (illustrations)
Papers
Worthy, specially made (text), Worthy Sterling wove (illustrations)
Binder
Russell-Rutter Co.
Binding
Smythe sewn, cloth-bound in Bancroft Buckram, green, black label
Stamping
genuine gold (on backbone)
Publisher
The Limited Editions Club
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