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Unicorn Press (Auckland, N.Z.)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Auckland University College Library typographical collection.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-58
Scope and Contents

A collection of typographical specimens representative of the craft of various New Zealand printers and presses. A holograph poem 'Written in Cold' by Robin Hyde is on the reverse of a menu from the "Spotted Dog" in the Unicorn Press file, along with a copy of 'Katherine Mansfield : a critical essay / by Arthur Sewell'. Auckland : Unicorn Press, 1936, signed by the author.

Dates: ca. 1930-1960s.

Bob Lowry papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-194
Scope and Contents The papers include personal material, business records, 'Here and Now' file, manuscripts offered to Lowry for publication, and samples of work from most of his presses, together with autobiographical material.It is worth noting that the programmes for concerts and plays arranged chronologically in Section A, have detailed descriptions only until 1948. Due to the large number of programmes dating from after 1948 it was necessary to provide only a brief description e.g. Programmes...
Dates: 1920 - 1963

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Here and Now 1
Printers -- New Zealand -- History -- Sources 1
Printing -- New Zealand -- Specimens 1
Private presses -- New Zealand 1