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The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume I. Number 3. Winter 1936.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1936

Seller ID: 021256

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige boards with blue color illustration on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 323-480, complete. Plates and illustrations in black and white and color, complete. Pages 465-480 feature "The Crow's Nest & Advertising Announcements with Notes About Contributors." Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. Covers are slightly rubbed. Spine is browned with slight chipping. A Fine copy. Text printed in the front: "Established in 1929. Number Three of the New Series, Copyright 1936, issued in February."... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume II. Number 3. Summer 1937.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1937

Seller ID: 021257

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with red lettering and illustration of a quill on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 317-479, complete. Plates and illustrations in black and white and color, complete. Pages 463-479 feature "Advertising Announcements; The Crow's Nest & Notes About Contributors." Blank order form and envelope pre-addressed to The Colophon, Ltd. laid in. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. One faint, minuscule spot on front cover. A Fine copy. Text printed in the front: "Established in 1929. ... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume II. Number 4. Autumn 1937.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1937

Seller ID: 021258

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with blue lettering and illustration of a quill on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 487-628, complete. Plates and illustrations in black and white and color, complete. Pages 611-628 feature "Advertising Announcements; The Crow's Nest & Notes About Contributors." Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. One spot on the back cover. A few minuscule spots on the front cover near the spine. Hinges slightly cracked. A Fine copy. Text printed in the front: "Established in 1929. Vol. ... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume II. Number 2. Autumn 1937.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1937

Seller ID: 021259

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with green lettering and illustration of a quill on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 165-310, complete. Plates and illustrations in black and white and color, complete. Pages 295-310 feature "Advertising Announcements; The Crow's Nest & Notes About Contributors." May contain a blank laid-in order form or a former ownership bookplate. Pages and covers are pristine and intact. Binding is tight. A Fine copy. Text printed in the front: "Established in 1929. Vol. II, Number Two of the New Series, Copyrig... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume III. Number 2. Spring 1938.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1938

Seller ID: 021260

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with green lettering and illustration of people gathered around a well on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 171-328, complete. Plates and illustrations in black and white and color, complete. Pages 311-328 feature "Advertising Announcements; The Crow's Nest & Notes About Contributors." Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. Dampstain in upper-right corner of front cover and upper-left corner of the back cover. Spine slightly browned. A few marks on the back cover. A Fine copy. Tex... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume III. Number 3. Summer 1938.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1938

Seller ID: 021265

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with red lettering and illustration of people gathered around a well on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 335-476, complete. Plates and illustrations in black and white and color, complete. Pages 463-476 feature "The Crow's Nest" and "Advertising Announcements of Great Importance." Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. Dampstain in upper-right corner of front cover and upper-left corner of the back cover. Spine slightly browned. A Fine copy. Text printed in the front: "... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume III. Number 4. Autumn 1938.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1938

Seller ID: 021266

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with blue lettering and illustration of people gathered around a well on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 483-632, complete. Black and white plates and illustrations, complete. Pages 615-632 feature "The Crow's Nest" and "Advertising Announcements of Great Importance." Blank order form and pre-addressed envelope laid in. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. Slight edge wear at the head and tail of spine. A Fine copy. Text printed in the front: "Established in 1929. ... View more info

The Colophon: New Series; A Quarterly for Bookmen. Volume III. Number 1. Winter 1938.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pynson Printers, Incorporated: 1938

Seller ID: 021267

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. Original publisher's beige cloth binding with brown lettering and illustration of people gathered around a well on the front cover. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2." Pages 1-164, complete. Black and white plates and illustrations, complete. Pages 143-164 feature "Advertising Announcements; The Crow's Nest & Notes About Contributors." Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Binding is tight. A few marks and scuffs on the front cover. Spine has slight edge wear at the head and tail of spine. Spine slightly browned. Dampstain in upper-right corner of back cover. A ... View more info

Examples of Printing Designed By Students at the Scripps College Press 1946-1971

By: (Foster, Joseph Arnold)

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8302

Condition: Collectible-As New


Publisher's brick colored cloth with gilt lettering. 7 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches. Consists of: Preface by Foster, who was head of the fine printing department in those years; List of students; Broadsides; Greeting Cards; Bookplates; Book Pages. 200 copies printed by Patrick Reagh and bound by Bela Blau. 119 pages, plus colophon View more info

William Addison Dwiggins: A Talk Delivered to the Bookguilders of Boston April MCMLXXIII

By: Abe, Dorothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Boston Public Library: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7876

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Wrappers. Frontispiece portrait of Dwiggins. 24 pages. View more info

The Uses of Provenance

By: Adams Jr., Frederick B

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, School of Librarianship, University of California: 1969

Seller ID: 13829

Condition: Collectible-Fine


26 pages; orange paper wrapper (6 1/4 x 9 5/8 inch). The use of 'provenance' as it relates to books. Fine clean copy. View more info

Twelfth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library 1962

By: Adams, Frederick B., Jr., Compiler

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed. 1963. New York.: 1963

Seller ID: 1609

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth. 550 copies printed by the Spiral Press. Illustrations. The acquisitions described in the pages of this book are the richest harvest gathered by the Library in any year since the Fellows began their generous assistance in 1949. The book is div ided into sections: Mediaeval Manuscripts; Early Printed Books; Bindings; Autograph Letters and Manuscripts; Drawings and Prints; etc. View more info

A Brief Handbook of American Authors.

By: Adams, Oscar Fay

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5952

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


x, 188 pages plus ads, brown cloth, gilt spine title, 7 x 4.5". Nice copy with light rubbing to spine ends. BAL 55. Brief biographical dictionary. Sample entry: "Harris, Joel Chandler. 1848 Ga. ----. Author Uncle Remus: his Songs and his Sayings, and Nights with Uncle Remus; unique works and valuable additions to the literature of folk lore. Pub. Apl." The author's second book. View more info

A Christmas Prayer.

By: Aiton, Arthur Scott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Black Mack, the Handpress: 1962

Seller ID: 14906

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Issued as a Christmas gift in limited number. [14] pages; paper wrapper (3 3/8 x 5 1/8 inch) with title on the cover, sewn. Reprinted from Aiton's 'Antonio de Mendoza' (1927), on pages 106 to 109. Edited by T.W. McDonald with brief introduction and added notes. Scarce copy in very good condition. View more info

The Short Story in English (Original Typescript with Holograph Corrections)

By: Allen, Walter

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 019238

Condition: Very Good


Original unbound typescript with holograph corrections in a gray paper folder. Typescript for The Short Story in English (1981). No date, circa 1970s. Folder measures 11 1/4" x 13 1/2." Typescript measures 8 1/4" x 11 3/4." 636 pages. Pages are very clean and intact overall. Slight chipping and minimal wear on first few pages. Walter Allen (1911-1995) was an English literary critic and novelist and was part of the Birmingham Group of authors. Although the Birmingham Group was characterized as proletarian in the 1930s, the Birmingham authors were known for their social ... View more info

Walter Ernest Allen Manuscripts. Two Typewritten Manuscripts with Handwritten Corrections. The Urgent West: The American Dream and Modern Man [and] The Short Story in English.

By: Allen, Walter Ernest

Price: $500.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 021037

Condition: Very Good


Two original typescripts with handwritten corrections. First manuscript: 323 pages; published as The Urgent West: The American Dream and Modern Man (Dutton, 1969). Second manuscript: 636 pages; published as The Short Story in English (Oxford University Press, 1981). Page measurements are letter size and range between 8" x 10" and 8" x 12." As a whole, the typescripts are Very Good (some pages are pristine and intact with no signs of wear while others have a bit of wrinkling, chipping, and browning). *Foreign postage extra.* Walter Ernest Allen (1911-1995) was a multi-tale... View more info

John G. Neihardt.

By: Aly, Lucile F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boise, Idaho, Boise State University: 1976

Seller ID: 6639

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


48 pages, pictorial cover, 8 x 5.5". (Western Writers Series no. 25). Nice copy. Includes a bibliography of his books and articles. View more info

Errant Scribblers or Accurate Scrkibes?

By: Andrews, Thomas F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, Richard J. Hoffman: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018755

Condition: Fine


Publisher's stiff green wrappers, printed in black. The author's thoughtful essay on the usefulness and accuracy of emigrant guide books of the 1840's and '50's for California and Oregon settlers. Limited to 250 copies, printed by Richard J. Hoffman for members of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs. 5 x 8 inches. 15 pages, plus colophon. View more info

Valenti Angelo. Author, Illustrator, Printer

By: Angelo, Valenti

Price: $250.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 017663

Condition: Fine


Original red cloth backed orange boards. 10 1/2 X 14 1/2 inches. 97 pages. 400 copies printed by Andrew Hoyem and signed by Angelo at colophon.. The design of the title page and the decorations throughout the book are by Valenti Angelo. He has also added colors and gold by hand. Signed by Valenti Angelo. 43 facsimiles ( some color ). View more info

The Library of Congress; An Account, Historical and Descriptive

By: Angle, Paul M.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Kingsport, Tenn., Kingsport Press: 1958

Seller ID: 1569

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


First edition. Cloth. Cardboard slip case. 1500 copies printed. The Library was begun in 1800 when the federal government was relocated from Philadelphia to the new "Federal City" on the Potomac. The first order of books consisted of 740 volumes. A new library buiIding was completed in 1897. In 1956 the Library had 11,000,000 books and pamphlets. View more info