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Recently published books in print

Paper making by hand in 1953
A reprint of the Barcham Green booklet describing the process used at Hayle Mill.

read about 'The Daniel Press in Frome' Printing at the University Press, Oxford, 1660-1780,
volume I - 'Premises, People, Paper'

The first volume of a major new study of printing at one of the greatest of English presses, covering its most important and formative period, in three volumes.
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The Lost Colours of the Cyclades
A new book by John Sutcliffe, in the same vein as The Colours of Rome - why are the buildings on the Greek islands white? Were they always thus?

Forthcoming books

read about 'Alchemy of the Planets' Alchemy of the Planets
Images and poems inspired by past and current space missions.
read about 'The Daniel Press in Frome' Aubrey's Villa
The poignant story of John Aubrey's beloved childhood home, his hopes for it, and its loss, told through his own watercolours.
read about 'The Daniel Press in Frome'

Printing at the University Press, Oxford, 1660-1780,
volume II - 'Type'

The second volume of our major new study of printing at one of the greatest of English presses.

Other publications that might interest you

read about 'The Daniel Press in Frome' In praise of beautiful books: a catalogue of artists' books by British artists and fine presses, compiled by Caroline Mornement. Now available in both paperback and Kindle version.
read about 'The Daniel Press in Frome'

History of Oxford University Press. The three-volume official history of the Press to 1970. Martyn Ould contributed to three of the chapters of volume I.


Copyright Martyn Ould 2017.