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Eric Gill]

Eric Gill]

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Published by Chesterton Review in Saskatoon, Sask .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gill, Eric, -- 1882-1940.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, Ian Boyd.
    SeriesThe Chesterton review -- vol. VIII no. 4
    ContributionsBoyd, Ian
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 283-376 p. :
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19731047M

    Eric Gill was born on to Antoinette and Ivan Gill in Belize City, Belize (formerly British Honduras). Eric was the fourth of nine children born to the union of Ivan and Antoinette.


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Facsimile Publisher, Softcover. New/New. (Size: x cms) Lang: English, Pages It is the reprint edition of the original edition which was published long back. Printed books Catalogs Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Victoria and Albert Museum.

Department of Prints and Drawings. Engraved work of Eric Gill. London: H.M. Stationery Off., (OCoLC) Named Person: Eric Gill; Eric Gill; Eric Gill: Material Type: Government publication, National government publication. A prolific engraver, sculptor, letter-cutter and typographer, Eric Gill ( - ) chose to be remembered on his grave simply as a stone carver.

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Gill spent two years in an art school in Chichester and in was. Eric Gill () was born in Brighton, England, to a minister of a small Protestant sect. He eventually became an artist, well known for his sculptures, engravings, sketches, writings, and type fonts.

NY: Benjamin Blom, Inc., Folio. (5)pp. Publisher's facsimile of the famed edition of Hamlet issued by the Cranach Press in With reprints of Edward Johnston's typography, Edward Gordon Craig's 74 woodcuts, and Eric Gill's contributions of two. Eric Gill () was an English engraver, sculptor, typographer, and writer who lived and worked in and near London.

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