THE BOOK AS A WORK OF ART. An Exhibition of Books and Manuscripts from the Library of Mrs. Edward Laurence Doheny. Mrs Edward Laurence Doheny.
THE BOOK AS A WORK OF ART. An Exhibition of Books and Manuscripts from the Library of Mrs. Edward Laurence Doheny

THE BOOK AS A WORK OF ART. An Exhibition of Books and Manuscripts from the Library of Mrs. Edward Laurence Doheny

Los Angeles: printed by Ward Ritchie, 1935. First Edition. Original Wrappers. Octavo. Very Good+. Item #09042

LIMITED EDITION OF 650 UNNUMBERED COPIES. Printed by Ward Ritchie, Los Angeles, 1935. Cover design taken from a detail of a XIV Century painting by Orcagna. Title page woodcut reproduced from Caxton's "Golden Legend", the initial letter at the beginning of the introduction from the Aldine "Hypnerotomachia Poliphili." Bound in original illustrated tan wrappers with printed title label front cover. A very good+ copy with cover edge wear, off setting from newspaper clippings ffep. 53 pp.

Price: $75.00

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