Lot 215 of 338:
9 Miniature volumes related to Mariana and Bela Blau - 3 signed   

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Nine miniature volumes bound by or concerning Mariana and Bela Blau


Various Places

Various Publishers

Various Dates


9 volumes. Miniatures in various bindings, one slipcase. First Editions.

Collection of Miniatures bound by Mariana and Bela Blau. Three volumes are signed.


  • The Ten Commandments. Illustrated. Gilt-decorated leather. 1971.
  • Book Shops. 1966. (faint foxing to text block)
  • Jones, John E. The China Clipper. Published by Talamantez & Wong. 1986.
  • Yeomans, Donald K. Comet Halley: Fact & Folly. Published by Gold Stein Press. 1985.
  • Blau, Orban Mariana. Niculae Ceausesvu. His Life and Activity. 1986. Signed by Mariana Blau on colophon.
  • Austone, Lionel. Liberty Enlightening the World. Published by Gold Stein Press. Signed by author and Bela Blau on rear colophon.
  • Bela Blau: Bookbinder 1914-1993. Signed by Arnold and Vera Barta as well as printer Patrick Reagh. In small slipcase.
  • Logan, Herschel (illustrator). Portraits of Famous Printers. Binding by Bela Blau. 1992.
  • L.C.P. Book Shops. Binding by Bela Blau. 1965

Lot Amendments

Small signs of wear, volumes range near fine to fine.

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