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Grabhorn Specimen pages for Zamorano Club  

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A Group of Specimen Pages from Books Printed by the Grabhorn Press assembled for Members of the Zamorano Club, October, 1929


[San Francisco]

[Grabhorn Press]



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.

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Wrappers a bit browned; fine.

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