235
235
Grabhorn Press
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 1,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT
235
Grabhorn Press
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 1,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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Grabhorn Press

A collection of 21 works printed by, or relating to the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, 1927-1969, comprising:

Washington, G. Washington's Farewell Address ... September MDCCXCVI. for Herbert Lionel Rothchild, 1922, number 14 of 175 copies, original vellum, collector's folding box, some splitting at spine, covers slightly bowed. — Zeitlin, J. For Whispers & Chants. Lantern Press [at the Grabhorn Press], 1927, number 185 of 500 copies, presentation copy inscribed by the author, frontispiece, original boards, some fading to binding. — Nunez Cabeca de Vaca, A. Relation... 1929, number 59 of 300 copies, hand-colored decorations by Valenti Angelo, original boards, some browning and wear to binding. — Holmes, R.E. The Southern Mines of California. 1930, number 94 of 250 copies, folding facsimile map and other illustrations, original cloth-backed marbled boards. — Crane, S. The Red Badge of Courage. Grabhorn Press for Random House, 1931, number 853 of 980 copies, decorations by Valenti Angelo, original cloth-backed boards. — Baer, W. The Duke of Sacramento. 1934, one of 550 copies, illustrations by Arvilla Parker, original cloth-backed boards. — Anderson, G. Recollections of The Grabhorn Press. Los Angeles: Primavera Press, 1935, one of 70 copies, frontispiece, original cloth-backed boards, some spotting. — Sutter, J.A. New Helvetia Diary. 1939, one of 950 copies, facsimile illustrations, original cloth-backed boards; another copy. — [Various]. Pages from Various Books Printed at The Grabhorn Press ... 1928-1940, [1940], 16 leaves within folder, some browning. — Du Bois, J.V.D. Campaigns in the West. Tucson: Arizona Pioneers Historical Society [at the Grabhorn Press], 1949, number 115 of 300 copies, folding map and numerous plates, original morocco-backed boards, some wear; another copy, number 222. — Machen, A. Bridles & Spurs. Cleveland: Rowfant Club [at the Grabhorn Press], 1951, number 104 of 178 copies, frontispiece, original cloth-backed boards, slipcase, some wear to slipcase. — Harte, B. Mliss. 1953, one of 300 copies, coloured engravings by Mallette Dean, original cloth-backed illustrated boards, damage to lettering piece on spine. — Magee, D. In Memoriam Edwin Grabhorn. Roxburghe Club, 1969, one of 150 copies, leaves from Grabhorn books tipped-in, original cloth-backed boards. — together with 6 others; mostly 4to, all with bookplates.


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THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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