Skempton, Mary Nancy (d.1993)

d. 1993 Mary Skempton, a graduate of the Royal College of Arts, was a bookbinder. Her particular expertise however was wood engraving and in 1989 Alec Skempton, in an affectionate tribute to Nancy, selected some forty-four of these, wrote an accompanying biography and published privately the resulting volume bound and printed on handmade paper.

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