February by John Clare, calligraphy, miniature artist’s book
(Silver Thimble Press) February by John Clare 1793-1864. [East Sussex.] March 1987. 2.5” x 2.75”. Original calligraphy and color illustrations by Gordon Murray. Bound in light brown fabric with inlay of winter scene on paper. Black card slipcase with paper title label on side; black ribbon for ease of removal of book. No. 2 in an edition of 32 copies, signed by Gordon Murray. Very slight fading to spine. Erratum Slip on front free endpaper as the first 8 copies were bound with first 3 verses out of order. Provenance: From the collection of Kathryn Ida Rickard. With her Bookplate.