The New Christmas.

By: Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936).

Price: $40.00

Quantity: 1 available


Miniature Book. 2 5/8 x 2 3/8 inches. [ii], 12, [2] pp. Title-page vignette printed in red in, the whole printed letterpress; text clean, unmarked. Wrappers of laid paper, printed paper label on front cover, stitched; binding square and tight. Fine. SCARCE. Printed by Cory and Wallace Nethery for their friends at Christmas 1990. "The New Christmas" appeared in G. K.'s Weekly, December 25, 1926 and was subsequently collected by Marie Smith in "The Spirit of Christmas," 1984. Wallace Nethery was one of the group of five printers that Glen Dawson refers to as "pioneer printers of Southern California." "In addition to publishing 25 miniature books, Nethery printed several miniature books for Dawson's Book Shop. Annual Christmas greetings from the Netherys were often in the form of miniature books." Bradbury, p. 162. Reference: Bradbury, Twentieth Century US Miniature Books, Wallace Nethery, No. 14, p. 163.

Title: The New Christmas.

Author Name: Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936).

Categories: Miniature Book,

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Wallace & Corry Nethery,: 1990

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: HC42619-3

Keywords: Miniature Book, G. K. Chesteron, The New Christmas, Wallace Nethery, Corry Nethery