- Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1981/91.
- tall 8vo.
- cloth, dust jacket.
- (vi), 421; (viii), 403 pages, with 34 additional pages and 1 additional leaf of plates.
Price: $100.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 114330
First editions. Bibliography of 2,657 numbered entries (actually about 2,670 items) for all sorts of non-periodical Nevada imprints in the given time frame, including extras and supplements of newspapers and some imprints done outside of Nevada for Nevada agencies, and a few non-Nevada imprints of significance in Nevada. Covers books, reports, government documents, broadsides, playbills, ordinances, etc., etc. In sections by year, each section with brief introduction for that year followed by an alphabetical list. Entries may indicate author (if any), title (real or supplied), date, place, pagination, dimensions, important typographical details, and locations of copies, if any. Frequently with annotations, sometimes with brief quotes. Plates of title pages, circus posters, concert programs, an announcement of a Buffalo Bill appearance, and so on. Indexes for the respective volumes. Second vol. lists publishers and printers. The first volume is inscribed by the author to fellow bibliographer George Belnap on the half-title and has an offprint from the BSA Papers inscribed to Belknap, as well as an accompanying T.L.s. laid in. The second volume is the dedication copy and has a wonderful inscription to Belnap on the dedication page. First volume has rubbed and chipped jacket; second volume has a spotted and wrinkled jacket.