Lot 233 of 253:
10 titles from the BCC, one inscribed  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Ten volumes from the Book Club of California, 1988-1992

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Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Book Club of California

Date:
Various dates

Description:

10 volumes. Generally cloth and boards, most with jackets. Various limitations. First Editions.

A selection of titles from the BCC. 

Includes:

  • Splatt, Cynthia. Isadora Duncan & Gordon Craig: The Prose & Poetry of Action. 1988. BCC 189.
  • Levinsohn, John L. Frank Morrison Pixley of the Argonaut. 1989. BCC 190.
  • Jeffers, Una.  A Book of Gaelic Airs for Una's Melodeon. 1989.  BCC 191.
  • Ford, Henry Chapman. An Artist Records the California Missions. One of 450 copies designed and printed by Patrick Reagh. 1989. BCC 192.
  • Turner, Decherd. The Rhemes New Testament, Being a full and particular Account of the Origins, Printing, and subsequent Influences of the First Roman Catholic New Testament. Includes a leaf from the original 1582 edition. 1990. BCC 193.
  • Dreyfus, John. A Typographical Masterpiece: An account by John Dreyfus of Eric Gill's collaboration with Robert Gibbings in Producing the Golden Cockerel Edition of "The Four Gospels" in 1931. With glassine jacket. One of 450 copies. 1990. BCC 194.
  • Larson, Roger Keith. Controversial James: An Essay on the Life and Work of George Wharton James. Decorative cloth, slipcase. Inscribed by the author on the half title, inscribed by the grand nephew of George Wharton James on the dedication page, and signed by the printers at the colophon. One of 400 copies. 1991. BCC 195.
  • Roatcap, Adela Spindler. Raymond Duncan. One of 400 copies. 1991. BCC 196. 
  • Sawkins, James Gay. A Pictorial Tour of Hawaii, 1850-1852: Watercolors, Painting, & Drawings by James Gay Sawkins.  One of 400 copies. 1991. BCC 197.
  • Likins, Mrs. J. W. Six Years Experience As a Book Agent in California.. One of 400 copies. 1992. BCC 198.

Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit of light wear; generally fine.


 
Item number:
283938
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