This is Stephen Hull's iconic work on the history and development of the Onoto Pen. As well as detailing in chronological order De La Rue's development of Onoto and De La Rue pens over 80 years, the book features more than 1000 colour images of fountain pens, stylos and pencils, generally at actual size, and other images of associated items, advertising and leaflets. The appendices include tables showing the approximate introduction dates of all the models, and a comprehensive colour catalogue from c.1931 is reproduced in its entirety over 40 pages.
416 pages, 280x215mm
Published by Shelley and Peacock, 2016. ISBN: 978-0-9563444-2-7