Lot 248 of 350:
Grabhorn Specimen pages for Zamorano Club  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$600
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
A Group of Specimen Pages from Books Printed by the Grabhorn Press assembled for Members of the Zamorano Club, October, 1929
Author:
Place:
[San Francisco]
Publisher:
[Grabhorn Press]
Date:
1929
Description:

Foreword by Edwin Grabhorn. With 14 mounted specimen sheets from ten different works. (Folio) 15x10". original printed wrappers. One of approximately 30 copies.

Signed by Edwin Grabhorn and Valenti Angelo on the dedication page. Includes sample leaves from The Letter of Amerigo Vespucci, The Voiage and Travaile of Sir John Maundevile, Kt., Oscar Wilde's Salome, Relation of Alvar Nunez Cabeca de Vaca, and others. "An invitation for Edwin Grabhorn and Valenti Angelo to go to Los Angeles to give a talk before the Zamorano Club came at a time when neither was able to accept. However, in lieu of a talk they arranged for the publication of this souvenir and sent it to Los Angeles for presentation to members of the Club." GB 124.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Wrappers a bit browned; fine.
 
Item number:
291699
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.