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Recently published books in print

Washi memories: papers and photographs from a vanished time in Japanese papermaking.
read about 'Aubrey's Villa' Into the lagoon is a new collaboration with digital artist Leslie Gerry. An early twentieth century text about the Venetian lagoon and its islands with eight of Leslie's stunning images.
read about 'Aubrey's Villa' Making paper at Abbey Mills
From the paper mill archives, a description of how paper was made from esparto grass; printed on Abbey Mills papers throughout.

Forthcoming books - subscribe to our newsletter to get first-hand news

On Books: the creative work of renowned book artist Susan Allix, with a catalogue raisonné, by Simon Shorvon
Plates for a Herbal: pulls from some of the original copper engraving plates used for Morison's 1698 Herbal, with commentary

Other publications that might interest you

A show of hands: the catalogue of an exhibition of letterpress posters etc inspired by the manicule or printer's fist (to which The Old School Press contributed).
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 'History of Oxford University Press'

The 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.

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