Five Decades of the Burin: The Wood Engravings of John DePol.
[Boston:] David R. Godine, Publisher, in Association with the University of Delaware Library, . Slim 8vo, xvi, 78pp, pp. Original blue cloth decorated in gilt top board and stamped in gilt to backstrip; frontispiece and illustrated throughout by means of black-and-white facsimiles of wood engravings within the text. Fine. First edition thus. Includes a foreword by Timothy D. Murray, and an introduction by David R. Godine. DePol has workd extensively with the Hammer Creek Press, among others, producing beautiful and intricately detailed wood engravings that share some stylistic traits with Simon Brett.
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