Lot 277 of 338:
Eight fine miniature volumes from Press in the Gatehouse.  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Eight fine miniature volumes from Press in the Gatehouse
Author:
Place:
Los Angeles
Publisher:
Press in the Gatehouse
Date:
Various dates
Description:

8 miniature books (4 individual titles) of varying sizes and bindings.

A selection of handsome, finely presented miniature books printed at Press in the Gatehouse.

Includes:

  • William, Cheney W. Fleecestreet's Improved Pig Latin Grammar For Modern Scholars. Adapted From Gen. Cyclops Stonebone's Four Basic Dialects of Pig Latin by Judge Jason. (3 copies.)  Leather-backed marbled boards, gilt spines. each one of 200 copies bound by bela Blau and sold at dawson's Bookshoop. 1963.
  • Churchill, Winston. Winston Spencer Churchill, Speech of June 4th, 1940. Full maroon morocco decorated in gilt. (2 copies.). 1964.
  • Whytock, Emily and Norman. Franciscan Missions of California. Linen boards with paper label. One of 200 copies. 1969.
  • Earl, C.N. An Open Letter to the Republican City Central Committee. (2 copies.) Tan paper-covered boards lettered in black, slipcases. Each one of 200 copies printed at the Press at the Gatehouse by Peggy Christian. 1971.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
All volumes fine.
 
Item number:
311761
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