Order Nr. 114843 THE FIRST TEN: A PENMAEN BIBLIOGRAPHY. Michael Peich.


(Penmaen Press).
  • Lincoln (MA): Penmaen Press, 1978.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • ix, (iii), 34, (2), xiii [sic], (4) pages, with 16 additional pages of plates.

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Order Nr. 114843

The special edition, limited to 100 numbered copies and signed by the six participants. This copy is not numbered and does not contain the extra plate loosely inserted. This version is slightly larger than the trade edition and is printed on Rives Paper and hand-bound at the Harcourt Bindery. Descriptive bibliography of the productions of the Penmaen Press. With an introduction by Peich, an afterword by the wood engraver and owner of the Press, Michael McCurdy, and four chapters: Books (12 entries), Broadsides (8 entries), Ephemera (14), and Plates (16 pages with 25 illustrations, including 4 photographs). Book entries give complete collations and describe various editions. Title page and chapter openings have wood engravings by Michael McCurdy. With half-title page and colophon devices (engraver unidentified). Lacks dust jacket and slipcase.