BOOKMAKING & KINDRED AMENITIES, BEING A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS BY BEATRICE WARDE, RICHARD ELLIS, CARL PURINGTON ROLLINS, Earl Schenck Miers, Richard Ellis.

BOOKMAKING & KINDRED AMENITIES, BEING A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS BY BEATRICE WARDE, RICHARD ELLIS, CARL PURINGTON ROLLINS,

  • New Brunswick: Rutgers Univ. Press, 1942.
  • small 4to.
  • leather, gilt lettering on spine
  • xiv, 148 pages.

Price: $250.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 4500

First edition, limited to 1500 copies. According to Earl Schenck Miers, this copy is one of only 15 copies bound thus which was to be supplied to contributors of the book. An incredibly rare copy of an important book in printing. Loosely inserted are copies of two letters from Earl Schenck Miers regarding the production of the limited leather bound edition, as well as the prospectus. Bookplate on front pastedown.