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

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Lot of six fine press books on printing and graphic arts

Various authors

San Francisco

Book Club of California

Various dates


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


  • 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.

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