Lot 218
[PRIVATE PRESS: 3 books on Books and Printing]

Estimate: $200 - $300

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MITCHELL, Edwin Valentine; Marcus A McCorison; Paul A . Bennett [PRIVATE PRESS] [BEWICK WOODCUT]. Misc. collection, incl. Tribute to Paul A . Bennett (Cherryburn Press)

Private Press books:

( Stinehour Press.) Isaiah Thomas, 1749-1831.; Marcus A McCorison. The History of Printing in America. With a Biography of Printers and an Account of Newspapers. Barre, Mass., Imprint Society, 1970; Second edition;  includes an original leaf from the 1st ed. (Worcester, 1810) p. 37/8--  "Nineteen hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed. ... This is copy number 1430.  VG in lightly worn slipcase.

(INSCRIBED). MITCHELL, Edwin Valentine. MOROCCO BOUND: ADRIFT AMONG BOOKS. Published by Farrar & Rinehart, New York, 1929. VG/G, jacket spine ends and corners chipped.

[BEWICK WOODCUT]. Tribute to Paul A . Bennett . . . by Robert Hunter Middleton / Cherryburn Press (Chicago, 1975?). 4 p. bifolium.  Scarce.