A Practical guide to collecting American rare books, with prices listed representing the amount one should expect to receive from book dealers.
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REED, PEN, & BRUSH ALPHABETS FOR WRITING AND LETTERING
by Catich, Edward M.
Beautifully printed in red, blue and black. The portfolio contains reproductions of alphabets while the book describes the art of calligraphy and explains the plates. Presentation on first blank page "To Alan Fern with warmest regards, E. Catich" and with a typed note from Catich addressed to Fern meant to accompany this gift copy.