Lot 233 of 338:
The Book of Ruth Grabhorn Press  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Book of Ruth
Author:
Place:
[San Francisco]
Publisher:
Book Club of California
Date:
1927
Description:

Illustrated with hand-painted initials and opening color illustration by Valenti Angelo.11.5x8 cm (4½x3 inches), cloth-backed marbled boards, slipcase.

Lovely small-format printing of the Book of Ruth. Typeset by Helen Gentry. Binding by William Wheeler. One of 300 copies printed by Edwin and Robert Grabhorn (BCC 28; GB 97).

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear to edges of slip case; faint rubbing on ends of spine; near fine.
 
Item number:
301062
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