Lot 199 of 253:
Grabhorn Leaf Book - The Estiennes  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Estiennes: A Biographical Essay...Illustrated With Original Leaves From Books Printed By The Three Greatest Members Of That Distinguished Family

Author:
Pattison, Mark

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Book Club of California

Date:
1949

Description:

Illustrated with three original leaves printed by the Estiennes. Estienne family tree on title page and reproductions of their printer's marks in text. (4to) original linen and cloth-backed boards, gilded vignette on cover, paper spine label, plain paper jacket. One of 390 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press.

Includes leaves from three Estienne printings, 1512, 1544, & 1592. BCC 73; GB 489.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some toning to endpapers; else fine.


 
Item number:
283850
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