Tenth Year Book 1901-1911 [Tenth Anniversary Number]


Ivory 1/4 vellum, light brown buckram covered boards, spine panel lettered in gilt w/ red Society device. Vellum mildly foxed/spotted, buckram flecked on both covers, most prominently along edges, otherwise only slight shelf wear, deckled text block edges with top edge in gilt. Private ex-libris stamp on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Title page designed and engraved on copper by A. N. MacDonald. 196 pp., illus. w/ engraved plates w/ tissue guards (all intact, some detached). Essays on the first ten years of Bibliophone (Society) history, "A Protest Against Complete Editions" (Matthews), "Notes on Country Life," "The Elopement of Shelley and Mary," "Belles-Lettres in England in the 20th Century," reports, bibliography, constitution and by-laws, list of members. Printed by Plimpton Press.

Title: Tenth Year Book 1901-1911 [Tenth Anniversary Number]

Author Name: Dole, Nathan Haskell, Brander Matthews, Henry H. Harper, William Godwin, H. Buxton Forman

Categories: Bibliography, Books on Books, Printing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Bibliophile Society: 1911

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: VG+

Jacket Condition: N/A

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 032833