Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 


This link is to a list of 64 items from the private collection of Pall Bohne, who ran the Bookhaven Press from the 1960s to the 1990s in various locations in the greater Los Angeles area. The list contains a few remarks from me regarding Pall's life and times. Pall's interests were varied, but most of the material offered here relates to his interests in typography, wood engraving, and the book arts in general. The list includes archives of material relating to Grant Dahlstrom of the Castle Press in Pasadena California, and Emerson G. Wulling of the Sumac Press of La Crosse, Wisconsin. All spelling errors are attributable to spell-check and a lack of proof-reading on my part. The list includes a couple of outlying items relating to Pall's interest in other traditional crafts, such as beekeeping and blacksmithing. Please let me know if there is anything here you would like to have. Enjoy!



The following link is to a list of 35 miniature books prepared for the June 2017 Independent Online Bookseller Association Flyleaf. You can take a look by following this link to a PDF hosted on my website. The material includes a number of books with book art themes. Many are from the private collection of the Los Angeles-area book binder, Mel Kavin, with a number of additions. Enjoy!



The following link is a list of 18 items related to Jack Werner Stauffacher and his Greenwood Press. The list includes a number of books Stauffacher designed or printed at the Greenwood Press for the Book Club of California, the highlights being Porter Garnett: Philosophical Writings on the Ideal Book, and A Typographic Journey: The History of the Greenwood Press and Bibliography, 1934-2000. Also included are two copies of Stauffacher's Janson: A Definitive Collection in the variant bindings, and some Greenwood Press ephemera, including a nice Virtuoso specimen sheet (# 13, undated). View the list at this link:



The Early Bird gets the Worm!  The best way to buy books from me is to sign up for the Mail Chimp mailing list, below.  When I publish a new list, it gets sent to your email inbox.  Those in the know read the list right away, because if they don't get an order in quickly, newly offered items will be gone!  Sign up today!

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Areas of Interest


Most Recently Listed Subscribe To New Items Via RSS
Ars Anatomica., Shinesuke Minegishi.
Ars Anatomica.
275.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Ambassador Hotel on Wilshire Boulevard., Ambassador Hotels.
The Ambassador Hotel on Wilshire Boulevard.
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Women's Fashions of the Victorian Era 1837-1901., Jane Bernier.
Women's Fashions of the Victorian Era 1837-1901.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Romeo and Juliet., William Shakespeare (1564-1616).
Romeo and Juliet.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Romeo and Juliet., William Shakespeare (1564-1616).
Romeo and Juliet.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

High Water Mark., Bret Harte (1836-1902).
High Water Mark.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

French Cooking., Jane Bernier.
French Cooking.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Cinderella., Borrower's Press.
Cinderella.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Christmas Cookies., Jane Bernier.
Christmas Cookies.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Aesop's Fables., Aesop.
Aesop's Fables.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Aesop's Fables., Aesop.
Aesop's Fables.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

A Prayer for Little Things., Eleanor Farjeon (1881-1965).
A Prayer for Little Things.
85.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Thomas Jefferson, Lover of Liberty., Borrower's Press.
Thomas Jefferson, Lover of Liberty.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Thomas Jefferson, Lover of Liberty., Borrower's Press.
Thomas Jefferson, Lover of Liberty.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Little People., R. E. Turner.
The Little People.
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Little People., R. E. Turner.
The Little People.
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Star Signs., Jane Bernier.
Star Signs.
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Star Signs., Jane Bernier.
Star Signs.
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Love Sonnets., William Shakespeare (1564-1616).
Love Sonnets.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Little Red Ridinghood., Borrower's Press.
Little Red Ridinghood.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

A Christmas Carol., Charles Dickens (1812-1870).
A Christmas Carol.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

I Love You!, Good Book Press.
I Love You!
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

He Is Nothing But A Little Boy., Anonymous.
He Is Nothing But A Little Boy.
200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

He Is Nothing But A Little Boy., Anonymous.
He Is Nothing But A Little Boy.
200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 
 
Browse By Category
Almanac, French Court
Angling
Anthology
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture
Arroyo Seco
Art
Art:Graphic Arts
Art:History
Artist's Book
Autobiography
Baja California
Bible
Bibliography
Biography
Biography & Autobiography
Black Vine Press
Book Binding
Book Club of California
Book Collecting

View Other Categories
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@johnhowellforbooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie