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A Memorial Tribute to Gordon N. Ray, 1915-1986. Remarks Delivered on 21 May 1987.

By: Anonymous

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, N.Y., The Pierpont Morgan Library: 1987

Seller ID: 9634

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Printed by Meriden-Stinehour Press. 23 page pamphlet, Collection of brief essays by G. Thomas Tanselle, Robert W. Rogers, N. John Hall, The Viscountess Eccles, Lucien Goldschmidt, and Charles Ryskamp. They deal with the man, his collecting and studing of rare volumes. View more info

A Large Slice of California in New York.

By: Anonymous

Price: $17.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Cal.,, Cranium Press: 1974

Seller ID: 9645

Condition: Collectible-Fine


A Keepsake for the Roxburgh-Zamorano Joint Meeting, 1974. A 14 x 20 inch sheet folded in quarters with title, commentary, photo illustration, and colophon, inclosed in an envelope with the title 'A Large Slice of California' on the front. View more info

A Calendar of Wildflowers 1980.

By: Anonymous

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Placerville, Calif., The Blackwood Press.: 1979

Seller ID: 9649

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Number 46 of an edition of 200 copies issued. Tied gathering of twelve months, plus title page and colophon page (4 1/2 x 9 inch). Wildflowers are printed in multiple colors from linoleum blocks cut by the printer, Dr. Edmund E. Simpson. View more info

A Wildflower Calendar 1982.

By: Anonymous

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Placerville, Calif., The Blackwood Press: 1981

Seller ID: 9650

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Issued in an edition of 180 copies. Spiral bound copy on stiff (65 wt) paper, 4 pages plus title and colophon sheets. Multicolor flowers printed from linoleum blocks cut by the printer. Also contains an extra copy of the Lupine page, 1982, and the Dogwood page for 1984 (7 1/2 x 11 inch). View more info

Farmers' Bulletins: Department Bulletins, Circulars, Agriculture Yearbooks.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Department of Agriculture.: 1920

Seller ID: 9848

Condition: Collectible-Fine


50 pages; pamphlet. 'Price List 16'. Listing of publications available for sale from the Department of Agriculture. They include: Department Annual Reports, Department Bulletins, Department Circulars, Farmers' Bulletins, and Yearbooks. View more info

Fine Press Books: The Grabhorn Press and Other California Examples, Modern American Literature, French XVIII Century Illustration.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York., Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.: 1964

Seller ID: 9926

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Collection of Mrs Robert M. Strong, Jr, and Kenneth Meyer. Sale Number 2263 (March 1964). Auction catalogue of 415 lots, some facsimiles of title pages. Contains a large group of books issued by California presses. Clean copy. View more info

For a Better World.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, Grabhorn Press: 1946

Seller ID: 9929

Condition: Collectible-Fine


4 pages; small folio. 400 copies printed for Francis and Marjory Farquhar. Contains an extract from the Charter of the United Nations. Was folded once, light soiling. Magee - CATALOGUE OF SOME FIVE HUNDRED EXAMPLES OF THE PRINTING OF EDWIN AND ROBERT GRABHORN, 1917-1960, # 320. View more info

Limited Editions Printed and Published By Robert Grabhorn and Andrew Hoyem Offered for Sale in Fall 1970 from 566 Commercial Street, San Francisco.

By: Anonymous

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, 1970

Seller ID: 9931

Condition: Collectible-Fine


8 pages (7 x 10 inch) listing 5 new publications with another 6 still available in limited numbers. Brief printers catalogue. View more info

A Hard-Time May Party Will be Given By the Yankton Social Club .

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven, Conn., 1974

Seller ID: 10305

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Friends of the Yale Collection of Western Americana. Facsimile of invitation to a party given by the Yankton Social Club, Dakota Territory, in 1872. Printed on calico (6 x 7 1/4 inch) one side. Fine clean copy. View more info

A Circular for Horace Liveright. Good Books - Spring 1930.

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Horace Liveright: 1930

Seller ID: 10306

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Foldout catalogue printed on both sides (3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch) listing fiction, nonfiction publications by the firm with order blank. View more info

Sacramento Free Public Library: Regulations governing the Purchase of Books.

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sacramento, California, 1881

Seller ID: 10307

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Rule IV. Adopted August 2d, 1881. Printed on one side (5 1/4 x 3 inch). "A committee must give its approval for each book the library wishes to purchase." View more info

The Grabhorn Press: Literature & Illustrated Books. Mrs Robert M. Strong, Jr., Kenneth Meyer, and Other Owners.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.: 1964

Seller ID: 10313

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Sale Number 2263. 80 pages; illustrations; paper wrapper. Auction catalogue of 415 lots with enclosed price list and order form. Listing of Grabhorn Press publications along with some Western Americana. Very Good copy. View more info

California State Library Quarterly Bulletin

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sacramento, California, State Printer: 1903

Seller ID: 10737

Condition: Collectible-Good


QUARTERLY BULLETIN, II #10 (April-June 1903): 11 pages. "Recent accessions to the Library" broken into subject and region areas. No annotations. Evidence of having been folded. View more info

How to Sell This Great American Book of Biography.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10749

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


circa.1880s. 16 pages; paper wrapper (4 x 5 3/4 inch). Salesman pamphlet for the publication GREAT AMERICAN BOOK OF BIOGRAPHY suggesting best ways to sale the volume and the sales technique to use with customers. View more info

The Directory of San Francisco Directories.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, McDevitt's Bret-Mark Book-Mart: 1927

Seller ID: 10753

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


One page printed on both sides. Bibliography of 12 publications known as 'City Directories' from 1850 to 1856. Quite novel spelling used - "In spelling, utility before usage". Dated August 1, 1927. View more info

Huntington Library Christmas Party Quarterly, Vol. XXVI

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: San Marino, California, Huntington Library: 1961

Seller ID: 10769

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


[29] pages; bound in brown paper wrapper (9 x 11 1/2 inch). Issued December 22, 1961 for the annual Christmas party, this being 26 (1961) in the series issued. Composed by the staff at the Huntington Library with holiday humor, poor poetry, and inside institutional jokes. Some illustrations in the form of cartoons. Published in an extremely limited edition. View more info

Your Silver Anniversary Christmas Party Quarterly, Vol. XXV

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: San Marino, California, Huntington Library: 1960

Seller ID: 10770

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


[40] pages; bound in aluminum foil cover over paper wrapper (8 1/2 x 11 inch). Issued December 23, 1960 for the annual Christmas party, this being 25 (1960) in the series issued. Composed by the staff at the Huntington Library with holiday humor, poor poetry, and inside institutional jokes. Some illustrations in the form of cartoons. This issue is filled with extracts from earlier issues, being the Silver Anniversary issue. Published in extremely limited editions. View more info

Christmas Party Quarterly, Volume XXVII

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: San Marino, California, Huntington Library: 1962

Seller ID: 10771

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


[27] pages; includes the elusive 'Do-it-yourself pagination kit' with stubby pencil; bound in paper wrapper (8 3/4 x 11 1/2 inch) with red ribbon. Issued December 1962 for the annual Christmas party, this being 27 (1962) in the series issued. Composed by the staff at the Huntington Library with holiday humor, poor poetry, and inside institutional jokes. Some illustrations in the form of cartoons. Published in extremely limited editions. View more info

Christmas Party Quarterly, Volume XXVIII. Being a New Wing or Short-Tempered Catalogue of Facts, Facets and Fancies Flaunted in the Gables, Galleries and Grounds of Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: San Marino, California, Huntington Library: 1963

Seller ID: 10772

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


[29] pages; photo; bound in brown paper wrapper (8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inch). Issued December 20, 1963 for the annual Christmas party, this being 28 (1963) in the series issued. Composed by the staff at the Huntington Library with holiday humor, poor poetry, and inside institutional jokes. Some illustrations in the form of cartoons. Published in an extremely limited edition. View more info

Your Christmas Party Quarterly, Volume XVI

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: San Marino, California, Huntington Library: 1951

Seller ID: 10773

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


[46] pages; facsimile; bound in a paper wrapper with music score on the cover (8 3/4 x 11 1/2 inch). Issued December 24, 1951 for the annual Christmas party, this being 16 (1951) in the series issued. Composed by the staff at the Huntington Library with holiday humor, poor poetry, and inside institutional jokes. Some illustrations in the form of cartoons. Published in an extremely limited editions. 110 copies. View more info