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March Sale

50% Off Select Titles!

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 Announcing...

Special Catalogue #32:

The History and Technique of Marbled Paper

 

Download a PDF of the catalogue here.

View the online listings of the titles in the catalogue here.

 

 

   

Now Available for Pre-Order!

The Mouseion and the Library of the Ptolemies in Alexandria: Alexander the Great's Vision of a Universal Intellectual Center

by Konstantinos Sp. Staikos

To see the online listing, click HERE.

 

   

Recently Published by Oak Knoll Press...

   

Morris & Company: Essays on Fine Printing
by William S. Peterson

William S. Peterson -- in this collection of  essays and lectures originally published over a twenty-six-year span -- argues that Morris's adventures in the book world can best be understood by placing him in this larger context.

To see the full listing, click HERE.

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Theodore Roosevelt: A Descriptive Bibliography
by Heather G. Cole and R.W.G. Vail

"It is not hyperbole to state that this is one of the most valuable and important works of TR scholarship to be published in many years."
- Gregory A. Wynn, Vice President, Theodore Roosevelt Association

To see the full listing, click HERE.

   

New from The Grolier Club!

   

Magazines and the American Experience: Highlights from the Collection of Steven Lomazow, M.D.

 The companion to the exhibition on show at the Grolier Club from January 19 to April 24, 2021. At 324 pages and lavishly illustrated with 435 color illustrations, the catalogue takes the reader on a chronological tour of the American magazine from 1733 to the present. This is followed by an examination of specialty magazines, with chapters on sports, literature, pulp, and entertainment, among others.

To see the full listing, click HERE.

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Taming the Tongue in the Heydey of English Grammer (1711-1851)
by Bryan A. Garner

The companion to the Grolier Club exhibition of the same title (March 3 to May 15, 2021). Featuring 100 items, Garner's book makes the primers of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries come alive in ways their concerned and idiosyncratic authors might not have envisioned. 

To see the full listing, click HERE.