‘Though an angel should write, / still ’tis devils must print.’— Thomas Moore (1779–1852)
DEVIL'S ARTISAN #51, FALL/ WINTER 2002
ROUS, MANN, STEEVES & DUNFIELD
Quality Printing: A History of Rous and Mann Limited, 1909-1954. By Joyce Sowby and Randall Speller.
A Checklist: Rous and Mann Publications, 1909-1969. By Joyce Sowby and Randall Speller.
A Note of Encouragement: Gaspereau Press at Five. By Andrew Steeves.
A Checklist of Gaspereau Press, 1997-2002. By Andrew Steeves.
Printed offset by Tim Inkster on the Heidelberg KORD at the printing office of the Porcupine's Quill in the Village of Erin, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada. Smyth sewn into 16-page signatures with hand-tipped endleaves front and back.
Keepsake laid in is an engraving by Wesley W Bates that illustrates a poem by Peter Sanger entitled `Uncutting the Block'. The keepsake is printed letterpress by Gaspereau Press, Kentville, Nova Scotia.
The Devil's Artisan would like to acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Magazine Fund (CMF) through the Support for Arts and Literary Magazines (SALM) component toward our editorial and production costs. Thanks, as well, for the generosity of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, and the Sleeman Brewing Company.
Quality Printing: A History of Rous and Mann Limited, 1909-1954.
A Checklist: Rous and Mann Publications, 1909-1969.
A Note of Encouragement: Gaspereau Press at Five.