Coverart for item
The Resource Billy Baxter's letters / by Wm. J. Kountz

Billy Baxter's letters / by Wm. J. Kountz

Label
Billy Baxter's letters / by Wm. J. Kountz
Title
Billy Baxter's letters / by Wm. J. Kountz
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Humorous letters "written in up-to-date slang of the day."
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6161
LC item number
.K75 1899
Literary form
letters
Label
Billy Baxter's letters / by Wm. J. Kountz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Preface signed: Geo. McC. Kountz
Contents
Out hunting -- One night -- In society -- In love -- In New York -- Johnny Black's girl
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[2], vii, [3], 3-90, [2] p., [7] leaves of plates
Lccn
27011983
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-8 (with class no. NC973.9) are part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page these items, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Items are in box 65. Tan cloth, stamped in dark blue and red, with design of a U.S. mailbox (between ornamental columns) on front and back covers; dark blue lettering on spine. Designed by Frank Hazenplug. Signed FH on front cover. Slips with handwritten notes (by Gullans & Espey) on bibliographical variants have been laid into all copies. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986 Gift of Carolyn See, 2004.
  • Spec. Coll. copies 2-3: without lettering on spine; without "Admiral Dewey's letter on p. [14].
  • Spec. Coll. copies 4-8: "eightieth thousand", "one hundredth thousand," "one hundred and twentieth thousand."
  • Spec. Coll. copy 8: issued with [6] leaves of plates (i.e. without the frontispiece portrait).
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00522655
  • ucoclc522655
Label
Billy Baxter's letters / by Wm. J. Kountz
Publication
Note
Preface signed: Geo. McC. Kountz
Contents
Out hunting -- One night -- In society -- In love -- In New York -- Johnny Black's girl
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[2], vii, [3], 3-90, [2] p., [7] leaves of plates
Lccn
27011983
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-8 (with class no. NC973.9) are part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page these items, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Items are in box 65. Tan cloth, stamped in dark blue and red, with design of a U.S. mailbox (between ornamental columns) on front and back covers; dark blue lettering on spine. Designed by Frank Hazenplug. Signed FH on front cover. Slips with handwritten notes (by Gullans & Espey) on bibliographical variants have been laid into all copies. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986 Gift of Carolyn See, 2004.
  • Spec. Coll. copies 2-3: without lettering on spine; without "Admiral Dewey's letter on p. [14].
  • Spec. Coll. copies 4-8: "eightieth thousand", "one hundredth thousand," "one hundred and twentieth thousand."
  • Spec. Coll. copy 8: issued with [6] leaves of plates (i.e. without the frontispiece portrait).
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00522655
  • ucoclc522655

Library Locations

  • Charles E. Young Research LibraryBorrow it
    280 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
  • Powell LibraryBorrow it
    120S Election Walk, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1450, US
    34.0716126 -118.4421809
  • Science and Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    8270 Boelter Hall, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-9810, US
    34.068987 -118.442659
  • UCLA LibraryBorrow it
    Los Angeles, CA, US
  • UCLA Library Special CollectionsBorrow it
    A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
Processing Feedback ...