Genesis: Illustrated by Paul Nash
Artist(s): Paul Nash
Publisher: Folio Society
Publisher Location: London
Total Pages: 28
Illustrations: 12 wood engravings by Paul Nash
Genesis was printed at the legendary Curwen Press and published by Nonesuch in 1924 in a limited edition of only 375 copies. Produced during a period when Nash regarded himself as ‘a war artist without a war’, it is now recognised as a high point in his artistic output and one of the most significant illustrated books of the twentieth century.
28 pages, set in Rudolf Koch’s Neuland type, with 12 wood-engravings by Paul Nash. Bound in black cloth blocked in gold. Orange paper dust wrapper printed in black ink in facsimile of the original. Reproduced from the first edition, this book has been printed on Corolla Book Laid Ivory paper.