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Late, passing prairie farm : a poem, by William Stafford ; wood engravings by Barry Moser

Label
Late, passing prairie farm : a poem
Title
Late, passing prairie farm
Title remainder
a poem
Statement of responsibility
by William Stafford ; wood engravings by Barry Moser
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Engraver
Former owner
Printer of plates
Publisher
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3537.T143
LC item number
L3
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Late, passing prairie farm : a poem, by William Stafford ; wood engravings by Barry Moser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Seventy-five copies of this, the first printing of Late, Passing Prairie Farm, have been printed at Main Street, Northampton, Massachusetts, in the autumn of 1976. The papers are Kitakata & Dover. The type is Eric Gill's Perpetua. The binding is by David Bourbeau at the Thistle Bindery. Design & presswork by Barry Moser"--Colophon
  • Includes two wood-engravings by Moser printed from the blocks by Harold McGrath
  • Bound by David Bourbeau at the Thistle Bindery in quarter maroon morocco over blue paper boards, ruled in gilt; gold-stamped spine title "Late Passing Prairie Farm. Stafford. 1976;" beige endpapers
Dimensions
16 cm.
Extent
[10] p., [2] leaves of plates
Lccn
80463074
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is signed by the poet, William Stafford; and publisher, Alan Scheinman; with pencil inscription, "Publisher's copy for Arno Werner 15-12-76" signed "B. Moser." Bourbeau had apprenticed with master bookbinder, Arno Werner in the early 1970s, and this book was one of his earliest commissions after establishing the Thistle Bindery in 1975. Purchase, Triolet Rare Books, 2013.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03394941
  • ucoclc3394941
Label
Late, passing prairie farm : a poem, by William Stafford ; wood engravings by Barry Moser
Publication
Note
  • "Seventy-five copies of this, the first printing of Late, Passing Prairie Farm, have been printed at Main Street, Northampton, Massachusetts, in the autumn of 1976. The papers are Kitakata & Dover. The type is Eric Gill's Perpetua. The binding is by David Bourbeau at the Thistle Bindery. Design & presswork by Barry Moser"--Colophon
  • Includes two wood-engravings by Moser printed from the blocks by Harold McGrath
  • Bound by David Bourbeau at the Thistle Bindery in quarter maroon morocco over blue paper boards, ruled in gilt; gold-stamped spine title "Late Passing Prairie Farm. Stafford. 1976;" beige endpapers
Dimensions
16 cm.
Extent
[10] p., [2] leaves of plates
Lccn
80463074
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is signed by the poet, William Stafford; and publisher, Alan Scheinman; with pencil inscription, "Publisher's copy for Arno Werner 15-12-76" signed "B. Moser." Bourbeau had apprenticed with master bookbinder, Arno Werner in the early 1970s, and this book was one of his earliest commissions after establishing the Thistle Bindery in 1975. Purchase, Triolet Rare Books, 2013.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03394941
  • ucoclc3394941

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