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Printed in an edition limited to 1000 copies. (Olmstead p.55.) A complete series of this Keepsake from the Book Club of California. Reproductions of 12 early California ball invitations from the extensive collection of M.C. Nathan, with text by Nathan. A fascinating glimpse of society life in California just after the Gold Rush. Edited by John A. Hussey; designed and printed by Arlen Philpott.
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> PRIVATE PRESS & FINE PRINTING, TWENTIETH CENTURY
> UNITED STATES, CALIFORNIA
> BOOK CLUB OF CALIFORNIA
> HUSSEY, JOHN A.
> PHILPOTT, ARLEN
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Taylor A8. One of 375 numbered copies; this copy has "printer's copy" written in place of a number on the colophon. This was by far the largest Bird & Bull edition to date. It took Mr. Morris 30 weeks to make the paper used for it. The book was the result of a trip the Morris's took to Europe in 1967.With the separately issued envelope containing two reproductions of a ream wrapper present. This is often missing as it is much larger than the book. In a variant binding.