Golden Cockerel Press

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A private press founded in 1920 at Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire, by Harold Taylor, and taken over in 1924 by Robert Gibbings (1889–1958), wood‐engraver, illustrator, and writer of travel books. Eric Gill, who designed the Golden Cockerel type, was associated with the press from 1924 and designed The Four Gospels (1941).

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