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The Resource A young printer in San Francisco : Robert R. Reid, 1949

A young printer in San Francisco : Robert R. Reid, 1949

Label
A young printer in San Francisco : Robert R. Reid, 1949
Title
A young printer in San Francisco
Title remainder
Robert R. Reid, 1949
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Papermaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
UIU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A young printer in San Francisco : Robert R. Reid, 1949
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book has been set by hand in Perpetua and printed with a handpress on dampened HM Text paper. The frontis linocut is by Andrea Taylor. The edition of 50 copies, all signed by the author, is issued in two states. The Majuscule copies (numbers 1-15) feature a frontis printed chine collé & editioned by the artist; & a photo-etching (printed at New Leaf Editions) of Robert from a snapshot taken en route to San Francisco. These are sewn & pasted into a limp paper vellum case. The Miniscule copies (numbers 16-50) are sewn at the studio into a handmade paste paper wrap. All papers were made specially for this project by Reg Lissel."--Colophon
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[14] p.
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: number 32 of 35 Miniscule copies, signed by the author. Ocher paste paper wrappers, with title stamped in ocher on front wrapper. Purchase, Vamp & Tramp, 2008.
  • Clark Library copy: numbered 25; signed in pencil by Reid.
Other physical details
ill. (port.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)129822377
  • ucoclc129822377
Label
A young printer in San Francisco : Robert R. Reid, 1949
Publication
Note
"This book has been set by hand in Perpetua and printed with a handpress on dampened HM Text paper. The frontis linocut is by Andrea Taylor. The edition of 50 copies, all signed by the author, is issued in two states. The Majuscule copies (numbers 1-15) feature a frontis printed chine collé & editioned by the artist; & a photo-etching (printed at New Leaf Editions) of Robert from a snapshot taken en route to San Francisco. These are sewn & pasted into a limp paper vellum case. The Miniscule copies (numbers 16-50) are sewn at the studio into a handmade paste paper wrap. All papers were made specially for this project by Reg Lissel."--Colophon
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[14] p.
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: number 32 of 35 Miniscule copies, signed by the author. Ocher paste paper wrappers, with title stamped in ocher on front wrapper. Purchase, Vamp & Tramp, 2008.
  • Clark Library copy: numbered 25; signed in pencil by Reid.
Other physical details
ill. (port.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)129822377
  • ucoclc129822377

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