Lot 47 of 515:
Shelf of Book Club of California volumes  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Lot of six fine press books on printing and graphic arts
Author:
Various authors
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Book Club of California
Date:
Various dates
Description:

Six books from The Book Club of California on graphic design and book arts. Most with prospectuses laid in.

Comprises:

  • Paul Landacre by Ward Ritchie, 1982. One of 650 copies.
  • Art Deco: The Books of Francois-Louis Schmied with a preface by Lawrence Clark Powell, 1987. Designed by Ward Ritchie. One of 550 copies.
  • Lawton Kennedy, Printer by Ruth Teiser with an introduction by James D. Hart, 1988. One of 450 copies printed by the Artichoke Press. 
  • Raymond Duncan: Printer, Expatriate, Eccentric Artist by Adela Spindler Roatcap, 1991. One of 400 copies.
  • John DePol: A Catalogue Raisonne of his graphic work compiled and edited by James Howard Fraser and Eleanor Friedl with a biographical essay by Catherine Tyler Brody, 2001. Slipcase. One of 400 copies signed by John DePol. 
  • A Memoir of Book Design 1969-2000 by Joe D'Ambrosio, 2003. One of 350 copies.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Near fine or better.
 
Item number:
303928
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