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The Resource The Sierra Nevada suite, thirty-one wood engravings by RIchard Wagener

The Sierra Nevada suite, thirty-one wood engravings by RIchard Wagener

Label
The Sierra Nevada suite
Title
The Sierra Nevada suite
Statement of responsibility
thirty-one wood engravings by RIchard Wagener
Title variation
Sierra Nevada suite
Title variation remainder
31 wood engravings
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Binder
Book designer
Compositor
Papermaker
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CSJ
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NE1112.W33
LC item number
A4 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Book Club of California publication
Series volume
number 231
Label
The Sierra Nevada suite, thirty-one wood engravings by RIchard Wagener
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in slipcase
  • "The Sierra Nevada Suite was designed and produced in an edition of three hundred and eight numbered copies by Peter Koch with the assistance of Jonathan Gerken for The Book Club of California. Ten artist's proofs designated A/P and ten printers proofs designated P/P are reserved. The woodengravings were printed by Richard Wagener. The typeface, Dante, designed by Giovanni Mardersteig, was originally hand-cut by Charles Malin and adapted for mechanical composition by Monotype in 1957. The text was cast at the letterfoundry of Michael & Winifred Bixler and printed by Max Koch on Zerkall Büttenpapier. Book binding and slipcases by John DeMerritt Bookbinding. Each book is numbered and signed by the artist." -- Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Clark Library copy: no. 230; signed by the artist.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: no. 246, signed by the artist. Olive green paper boards, with black silk spine; upper board illustrated with a wood engraving from the book; orange endpapers; in matching olive green paper and black silk slipcase, with beige paper spine label printed in black and orange. Purchase, Book Club of California, July 2013.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)846727079
  • ucoclc846727079
Label
The Sierra Nevada suite, thirty-one wood engravings by RIchard Wagener
Publication
Note
  • Issued in slipcase
  • "The Sierra Nevada Suite was designed and produced in an edition of three hundred and eight numbered copies by Peter Koch with the assistance of Jonathan Gerken for The Book Club of California. Ten artist's proofs designated A/P and ten printers proofs designated P/P are reserved. The woodengravings were printed by Richard Wagener. The typeface, Dante, designed by Giovanni Mardersteig, was originally hand-cut by Charles Malin and adapted for mechanical composition by Monotype in 1957. The text was cast at the letterfoundry of Michael & Winifred Bixler and printed by Max Koch on Zerkall Büttenpapier. Book binding and slipcases by John DeMerritt Bookbinding. Each book is numbered and signed by the artist." -- Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Clark Library copy: no. 230; signed by the artist.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: no. 246, signed by the artist. Olive green paper boards, with black silk spine; upper board illustrated with a wood engraving from the book; orange endpapers; in matching olive green paper and black silk slipcase, with beige paper spine label printed in black and orange. Purchase, Book Club of California, July 2013.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)846727079
  • ucoclc846727079

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