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Smith (Philip, binder).- Papageorgiou (Athanasius) Icons of Cyprus, number 107 of 265 copies, signed by Monsignor Makarios, President of Cyprus on title, colour illustrations, original pictorial red morocco designed by Philip Smith and executed by Zaehnsdorf, upper cover with black morocco onlay blocked with icon in gilt (signed with binder's initials "CPS" in the block), gilt-stamped black morocco label, pink and red marbled endpapers signed "Philip Smith 1969" in several places, g.e., preserved in cloth drop-back box (rubbed), 4to, Arcadia Press, 1971.

⁂ The limitation leaf at beginning is annotated by Philip Smith to say that the binding was designed by him and on the final leaf he has added, "This limited edition binding designed by C.Philip Smith...1970" with a note of where his initials appear in the pictorial block on the front cover.

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Smith (Philip, binder).- Papageorgiou (Athanasius)

Estimate £300 - £400Jan 30, 2019
London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature