Autobiographica (Signed copy)
Signed by John R Biggs; his Graphic Works, Books, Engravings, Paintings, Carvings, etc. 1929–1974
First edition, card covers with stapled binding. 21.5 × 14cm, c20pp.
Signed by John R Biggs.
An exhibition catalogue of John R Biggs' works held in Sussex i 1974. The book has a 2 page biographical introduction by Biggs, followed by several examples of his works, mostly in woodcut. John R Biggs was an educator and prolific illustrator and author, writing more than twenty books on various aspects of illustration, lettering, typography and calligraphy. He was Head of Graphic Design at Brighton from 1951 to 1974.
This copy is in good plus condition, with a little light edgewear to the covers.