By His Own Labor: The Biography of Dard Hunter. Cathleen Baker.

By His Own Labor: The Biography of Dard Hunter

New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2000. 1st. Hardcover. First edition. 4to. xxv, 332pp, including appendices, notes, and index, plus 68pp of plates. Full color and black & white illustrations; photographs; woodblock frontispiece illustration. Blue cloth covered boards; gilt titles to spine; original glossy illustrated dust jacket. A fine copy. Item #16052
ISBN: 9781584560203

The biography of William Joseph "Dard" Hunter (1883-1966), an American authority on printing, paper, and papermaking, especially by hand, using the tools and craft of four centuries. Active in the Arts and Crafts movement, Hunter created and championed many other types of handmade arts and crafts, publishing his own guides.

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