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Book Condition: Very Good
Original light blue wrapper with white paper label with blue and black lettering on front cover. 6 1/2 X 9 inches. 16 pages. Adrian Wilson (1923-1988) was an American book designer and author of the classic 1967 work entitled "The Design of Books." This keepsake is a record of the gathering of Wilson's friends at the Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park on February 13, 1988. This keepsake has a Prologue from Joyce Lancaster Wilson with Melissa & Craig Marshall, and copies of speeches from Dr. James D. Hart, Director of The Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley and Ward Ritchie and Sandy Kirshenbaum, publisher of Fine Print. Also in this copy is a poem that his wife Joyce wrote to Adrian in 1973. Pages are very clean and complete. Binding is good.