Richard Pitt Kennedy

1910-1989

first edition wrapper. Click to enlarge (File size=KB)
Kennedy's dustwrapper
Richard Kennedy was born in Cambridge in 1910. He left school at sixteen and joined the Hogarth Press working with Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

He had a long working relationship with Kaye Webb on the design of Penguin books.

He illustrated Monica Edwards' 'new' novel Under the Rose which was published by Collins in 1968.


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