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A Portfolio of Book Club Printers 1912-1962

By: Anonymous

Price: $47.50

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7889

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Twelve parts, complete. Housed in a publisher's blue cloth slip case. Both fine condition. The 12 parts, in honor of the California fine printers associated with the club's first 50 years, are: 1. A Portfolio of Book Club Printer 1912-1962. Foreword by Oscar Lewis. Printed by Arlen Phillipot, The Tamal Land Press. 2. The Club's First Printers. Comment by Tyrus G. Harmsen. Printed by Grant Dahlstrom. 3. The Plantin Press. Comment by Saul Marks. Printed by the Plantin Press. 4. Lawton Kennedy, Printer. Comment by David Magee. Printed by Lawton Kennedy. 5. Adrian Wilson. Comment by Adrian Wilson.... View more info

Catalogue Number Thirty-Nine, 1920, Issued from 104 High Street, Oxford, Entgland By Leslie Chaundry, Bookseller, Being the Privately Purchased Library of the Late Rev. C.H.O. Daniel, D.D., Provost of Worcester College, Oxford (title Cont. In Desc.)

By: Anonymous

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1920

Seller ID: 8300

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


(Bound together with): "Catalogue Number Forty-one Comprising the Second and Final Portion of the Library of the Late Dr. Daniel (Provost of Worcester College, Oxford) With a Few Items of Interest From Other Private Libraries Recently Addded to the Stock of Leslie Chaundry, Bookseller, Oxford, England. (1920). Both catalogs are in the original wrappers, bound in plain cloth backed boards. 64 pages, 498 priced items; 48 pages, 552 priced items. View more info

The Daniel Press: Memorials of C.H.O. Daniel With a Bibliography of the Press, 1845-1919

By: Anonymous

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Oxford, Printed on the Daniel Press in the Bodleian Library: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8301

Condition: Collectible-Good


Original cloth backed boards. Rubbing marks at top and bottom of spine. Wear at corners of boards. Offsetting to a couple of pages where something was laid in, but internally a clean and nice copy. one of 500 copies for subscribers. 198 pages, including index, plus 15 plates (complete). View more info

Trecentale Bodleianum: A Memorial Volume for the Three Hundredth Anniversary of the Public Funeral of Sir Thomas Bodley March 29, 1613

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford, at the Clarendon Press, Henry Frowde, Publisher to the University of Oxford: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8327

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Publisher's flexible boards, somewhat sunned at spine and with some soiling. Illustrated with fascimilies of title pages. 176 pages. View more info

All the King's Horses and All the King's Men Couldn't Put Humpty-Dumpty Together Again

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Chicago)., The Lakeside Press: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company:

Seller ID: 8328

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Title extending from cover to first three printed leaves. No date, but circa 1950. Illustrated wrappers. 9 x 8 inches. An explanation of binding services offered by R.R. Donnelley Co.: Fine binding, repair and hand binding. Three page inset present titled "Any Questions?" which explains the printing techniques and materials used for this booklet. Illustrated with photographs. One corner slightly bumped. 42 pages. View more info

The Roman Italic & Black Letter Bequeathed to the University of Oxford By Dr. John Fell

By: Anonymous

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Oxford, The University Press: 1950

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 8329

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Dust wrapper chipped at both bottom and top of spine and panels. Publisher's printed boards. Consists of: The Fell Types, by Stanley Morrison; Some Woodcut Initials, Type Flowers and Music Type of the XVIIth and XVIIIth Centuries; Extract from the Will of John Fell. Also included is a printed letter, one sheet folded to make four pages, title "To My Friends in America" from Charles Batey, Printer to the University. Batey was the printer of this volume. 41 pages, plus colophon. View more info

Cat. 792 Sports & Pastimes: a Catalogue of Books and Illustrations Relating to Sport

By: Anonymous

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros. Ltd.: 1950

Seller ID: 8442

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Wrappers, chipped along spine. Contains 758 items, described and priced on the subjects of: 1. Henry Alken. 2. Hunting, Shooting, Coursing, Racing, etc. 3. Falconry. 4. Dogs. 5. Horses & Horsemanship. 6. Angling. 7. Pastimes: Archery, Billards, Boxing, Coaching, Cricket, etc. 7. Sporting Engravings & Original Drawings. Illustrated. 121 pages. View more info

No. 562 Voyages and Travels: Being a Selection of One Thousand Books Relating to All Parts of the World

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros.: 1931

Seller ID: 8443

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Wrappers, chipped along top of spine. Front bottom corner bumped. All books described and priced. 129 pages. View more info

A Catalogue of the Publications of William Edwin Rudge Spring 1930

By: Anonymous

Price: $17.50

Publisher: 475 Fifth Avenue, New York, (William Edwin Rudge):

Seller ID: 8595

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Publisher's orange wrappers with black lettering. Frontispiece photo of the attractive building which housed the publisher. 48 pages, describing books printed (or to be printed) prints, series of books, etc. Detailed information of printing nujmbers. View more info

The Story of 100 Years of Publishing at Street & Smith: The fiction Factory or from Pulp Row to Quality Street

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8772

Condition: Collectible-Fine


(1955). Dust wrapper price clipped. Illustrated (come color). 283 pages, including index. plus colophon. View more info

Cloister Black: Specimen Sheet of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8846

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen Sheet (17 x 22 inch) with accompanying card (8 1/2 x 11 inch) within envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope and two pin holes at top of specimen sheet. Designed by Joseph Thuringer of Rochester, New York. View more info

Caslon & Janson: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8847

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Two sets of specimen sheets (17 x 22) with accompanying cards (8 1/2 x 11) within envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope and two pin holes at top of each specimen sheet. Caslon Specimen designed by Carl Burlington Rollins of Yale University and the Janson Specimen designed by Fred Anthoensen of Portland, Maine. View more info

Bulmer, Oxford & Monticello, Baskerville, Bondoni: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Tupe from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8848

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Four sets of Specimen Sheets (17 x 22) with accompanying cards (8 1/2 x 11) within an envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope with pin holes on top of specimen sheets. Oxford & Monticello specimen designed by P.J. Conkwright of Princeton University; Baskerville specimen designed by T.G. Bixler of Pittsburgh, Penn.; Bodoni specimen designed by George F. Trenholm of Boston, Mass.; and Bulmer specimen designed by T.M. Cleland of New York, N.Y. View more info

Old-Fashioned Types & Square-Serif Types: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8849

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen sheets (17 x22) with accompanying cards (8 1/2 x 11) within an envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope and pin holes in specimen sheets. Old-Fashioned Types designed by Frederic N. Phillips, Sr.of New York, NY and the Square-Sereif Types designed by Charles R. Jaquith of Detroit, Mich. View more info

Fairfield & Perpetua: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8852

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen sheets (17 x 22) with accompanying cards (8 1/2 x 11) within an envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil marks on envelope with pin holes on top of specimen sheets. Perpetua specimen sheet designed by Helen Gentry of New York. She helped found Holiday House after working as a 'devil' for the Grabhorn Press in San Francisco; the Fairfield specimen sheet was designed by Rudolph Ruzicka, a graphic designer from New York, N.Y. View more info

Weiss: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8853

Condition: Collectible-Fine


specimen sheet (17 x 22) with accompanying card (8 1/2 x 11) within an envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope. Weiss specimen sheet designed by Ward Ritchie of Los Angeles, Ca. View more info

Grayda & Barnum Types: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8854

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen sheet (17 x 22) with accompanying card (8 1/2 x 11) within an envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope. Grayda & Barnum Types specimen sheet designed by Richard N. McArthur of Higgins-McArthur Company, Atlanta, Georgia. View more info

Bernhard Modern: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Types from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8855

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen sheet (17 x 22) with accompanying card (8 1/2 x 11) within an envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil notes on envelope. Bernhard Modern specimen sheet designed by G.H. Petty of Indianapolis, Indiana. View more info

Garamond: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8858

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen sheet (17 x 22 inch) with accompanying card (8 1/2 x 11 inch) within envelope addressed to Mr. Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil marks to envelope. Garamond specimen sheet designed by Ben Wiley of Springfield, Illinois. View more info

Lutetia: Specimen Sheets of Paper and Type from Eastern Corporation.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Eastern Corporation:

Seller ID: 8860

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Specimen sheet (17 x 22 inch) with accompanying card (8 1/2 x 11 inch) within envelope addressed to Mr Joseph A. Foster - Scripps College Press. Pencil marks to envelope. along with pin hole on specimen sheet. Lutetia specimen sheet designed by Edwin and Robert Grabhorn of San Francisco, Ca. View more info