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The Resource Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, by Elinor Raas Heller & David Magee

Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, by Elinor Raas Heller & David Magee

Label
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press
Title
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press
Statement of responsibility
by Elinor Raas Heller & David Magee
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Former owner
Printer
Publisher
Type designer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • coats of arms
Index
index present
Label
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, by Elinor Raas Heller & David Magee
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Volume 2 compiled by Dorothy and David Magee; volume 3 edited by Robert D. Harlan
  • Volume 3 has imprint: John Howell, Books. San Francisco, California, MCMLXXVII [1977]
  • Colophon, volume 1: "Two hundred and ten copies of this bibliography...have been completed at San Francisco this fifth day of December, nineteen hundred & forty. The paper, Canson & Montgolfier's Papier Ancien, was made in France. The type was designed for the Press by Frederic W. Goudy. Members of the Press who have made this book are: Edwin Grabhorn & Robert Grabhorn, Sherwood & Katharine Grover, Jack Andrews."
  • Colophon, volume 2: "225 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, California. Completed on the last day of April MCMLVII [1957]. Edwin & Robert Grabhorn, Jane & Mary Grabhorn, Sherwood Grover."
  • Colophon, volume 3: "Two hundred and twenty-five copies printed by Andrew Hoyem in San Francisco. Completed on the first day of December MCMLXXVII. Members of the Press who have made this book are: Lage Carlson, Polly Christensen, Leigh McLellan, George Shakespear and Glenn Todd."
  • Includes indexes
Contents
[Volume 1]. 1915-1940 -- [Volume 2]. 1940-1956. With a check-list, 1916-1940 -- [Volume 3]. 1957-1966 & Grabhorn-Hoyem, 1966-1973. With a check-list, 1916-1956, and a complete specimen of types
Dimensions
37 cm.
Extent
3 volumes
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy volume 1: in tan leather and beige linen boards; spine title stamped in red. Volumes 1 and 2 housed together in beige cloth clamshell box; gold-stamped red leather box label "Grabhorn Press Bibliography 1915-1956." Purchase, Grabhorn Press, 1940.
  • Spec. Coll. copy volume 2: in red leather and red and white patterned paper boards; spine title stamped in gold. Volumes 1 and 2 housed together in beige cloth clamshell box; gold-stamped red leather box label "Grabhorn Press Bibliography 1915-1956."
  • Spec. Coll. copy volume 3: in olive green leather and mustard yellow and green patterned cloth boards; spine title stamped in gold. Ownership stamp on front endleaf of Joyce and Gene Gressley. Purchase, Triolet Rare Books, 2015.
Other physical details
illustrations (some colored), facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01426069
  • ucoclc1426069
Label
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, by Elinor Raas Heller & David Magee
Publication
Note
  • Volume 2 compiled by Dorothy and David Magee; volume 3 edited by Robert D. Harlan
  • Volume 3 has imprint: John Howell, Books. San Francisco, California, MCMLXXVII [1977]
  • Colophon, volume 1: "Two hundred and ten copies of this bibliography...have been completed at San Francisco this fifth day of December, nineteen hundred & forty. The paper, Canson & Montgolfier's Papier Ancien, was made in France. The type was designed for the Press by Frederic W. Goudy. Members of the Press who have made this book are: Edwin Grabhorn & Robert Grabhorn, Sherwood & Katharine Grover, Jack Andrews."
  • Colophon, volume 2: "225 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, California. Completed on the last day of April MCMLVII [1957]. Edwin & Robert Grabhorn, Jane & Mary Grabhorn, Sherwood Grover."
  • Colophon, volume 3: "Two hundred and twenty-five copies printed by Andrew Hoyem in San Francisco. Completed on the first day of December MCMLXXVII. Members of the Press who have made this book are: Lage Carlson, Polly Christensen, Leigh McLellan, George Shakespear and Glenn Todd."
  • Includes indexes
Contents
[Volume 1]. 1915-1940 -- [Volume 2]. 1940-1956. With a check-list, 1916-1940 -- [Volume 3]. 1957-1966 & Grabhorn-Hoyem, 1966-1973. With a check-list, 1916-1956, and a complete specimen of types
Dimensions
37 cm.
Extent
3 volumes
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy volume 1: in tan leather and beige linen boards; spine title stamped in red. Volumes 1 and 2 housed together in beige cloth clamshell box; gold-stamped red leather box label "Grabhorn Press Bibliography 1915-1956." Purchase, Grabhorn Press, 1940.
  • Spec. Coll. copy volume 2: in red leather and red and white patterned paper boards; spine title stamped in gold. Volumes 1 and 2 housed together in beige cloth clamshell box; gold-stamped red leather box label "Grabhorn Press Bibliography 1915-1956."
  • Spec. Coll. copy volume 3: in olive green leather and mustard yellow and green patterned cloth boards; spine title stamped in gold. Ownership stamp on front endleaf of Joyce and Gene Gressley. Purchase, Triolet Rare Books, 2015.
Other physical details
illustrations (some colored), facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01426069
  • ucoclc1426069

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