A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CHICAGO IMPRINTS. Douglas C. McMurtrie.

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CHICAGO IMPRINTS.

  • Chicago: Wright Howes, 1944.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • 112 pages.

Price: $30.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 54451

Limited to 200 copies. (Besterman 5204). Two hundred twenty-seven entries for "books, pamphlets and broadsides known to have been printed in Chicago from the first functioning of a local press through the year 1850" (p.5), but not necessarily seen by the author. Entries transcribe title pages and indicate locations. Often referenced and/or annotated. With seventeen photographic or facsimile reproductions, a list of printers, publishers and booksellers, and index.