CENTURY OF BOOK PUBLISHING, 1838-1938 HISTORICAL AND PERSONAL.
Pratt, John Barnes
First edition. A history of the firm and a complete list of the books published from April, 1919 to December, 1937 and a complete listing of the hymn books starting in 1855. Covers soiled.
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HISTOIRE DU CHEVALIER DES GRIEUX ET DE MANON LESCAUT.
by Prévost, L'Abbé
Limited to 200 copies (Cahoon p.82; A Century for the Century 58). Printed by hand in Caslon Old Face on Hammer and Anvil paper. The illustrations and the decorations were printed in color using a silk screen process. Loosely inserted is the four page "A Note on the Manner of its Design and Printing." Spine faded with some cracking along hinges.