The Aspect Press : a private press founded August 1971.

Parr, Philip J., Riggir, Ian. ill., Aspect Press (N.Z.), Mataura Falls (Firm) papermaker.

Written by Phil Parr.

Limited edition of 180 copies.

Publisher from leaf [2], date of publication supplied.

Printer's device on leaf [2].

Typeset in Granby 14 & 30, and Light 14, (leaf 4), Cheltenham, (leaf 5), Times Bold 24 & 14; Roman 14 & 11, Italic 14 (leaf 6), Amanda Ronde with heading in varied Spartan, (leaf 7), Times, (leaf 8), Artcraft 14 & 24, (leaf 9), Times, (leaf 10), Univers Bold Italic 24 & 18, and 14-pt Granby & Granby Light, (leaf 12).

"Produced separately, there will be omissions and repetition, and later issues may have extra pages. Each booklet will be numbered, dated, and signed; they will be for exchange with other hobby printers. The main paper used is "Southland Azure Laid", 92 gsm, made at the Mataura factory of New Zealand Paper Mills Ltd. All processes carried out by myself, except two offset illustrations, run by Ian Riggir (Multilith)"--leaf 2.

Binding: yellow card, lettered in black within red ornamental fleuron border, text printed on white and light blue paper, in black, brown, and blue.

Provenance: donated to the Alexander Turnbull Library, 2004. Copy no. 43. Acc. 293,096.

Alexander Turnbull Library Rare Book copy 2. Additional copy specific details available on request from Curator, Rare Books and Fine Printing. Signed copy no. 1. Acc. 405779.

Other Titles
Aspect Press Book 1975
Titahi Bay, N.Z. : [Phil Parr at the Aspect Press, 1975]
[15] leaves :ill., port. ;20 cm.
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