INDIAN PEACE MEDALS OF GEORGE III OR HIS MAJESTY'S SOMETIME ALLIES. John W. Adams.

INDIAN PEACE MEDALS OF GEORGE III OR HIS MAJESTY'S SOMETIME ALLIES.

(Bird & Bull Press).
  • Crestline: George Frederick Kolbe, 1999.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth, leather spine label.
  • 263, (3) pages.

Price: $175.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 57794

Limited to 500 numbered copies printed letterpress by Henry Morris at his Bird & Bull Press for George Kolbe (Berger B44). Printed on Frankfurt mouldmade paper using Dante types composed by Michael and Winifred Bixler. The duotones were printed by Stinehour Press. Bound by Campbell-Logan Bindery. A history of the medals, which itself is a good course in early Americana, accompanied by a number of illustrations. Also includes a bibliography of the medals. Design obviously by Henry Morris. Chapter vignettes printed in red. This book was printed by Mr. Morris, as a commission for George Kolbe, and was not issued to his standing order customers. Bookplate on front pastedown. Fine condition.