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From "Reynolds Stone Wood Engravings" pamphlet

A delectable holiday feast of piquant sayings, humorous quotes and droll anecdotes. Together with several choice tidbits about the life and art of Thomas Bewick, the 18th-century wood engraver.

Marie proposed this printing of Reynolds Stone's wood engravings, with a note on the artists, for our Holiday Greeting.

This Holiday Greeting was typeset and printed at Paradise Press in December 1999. Bill researched the quotes, and hand-set them in Palatino Roman and Melior fonts (created by Germany's Hermann Zapf.) Marie edited and proofread the pages, and printed…

This potpourri of thoughts and quotes was handset in foundry Garamond, Palatino and Venus Light series by Bill Watson. All copies were hand-printed by Marie Watson on the venerable Vandercook press, in the month of February, 1991, at Paradise Press,…

Set into Garamond type, with wood engravings by various artists and printed by William Watson at Paradise Press, 2006.

We hope you've enjoyed these quotes and anecdotes, with their deft and droll word-play. Our Orchard Park library was the prime source Bill made use of in his research. We try to bring you the mother lode in each issue, to uncover gems to delight and…

A roundup of stories depicting the comedy and doubletalk of sports, with quotations on baseball, golf, football, tennis, basketball, &c. &c.

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Cover illustration: George Bernard Shaw, print by Evan Yung. The premise of this edition is the value in today's world of one of our greatest cultural activities--live theatre. William Watson selected the quotes, hand-set the text in Garamond type,…

Marie proposed this printing of Reynolds Stone's wood engravings, with a note on the artists, for our Holiday Greeting.