Digressions for the Traveller in England.

By: Melbert B. Cary, Jr.

Price: $35.00

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LIMITED EDITION, limitation not stated. "A few copies only of this booklet... have been printed on Arak for private distribution in August, 1933," from the colophon. 12mo. 6 x 3 1/2 inches. [23] pp. 12 illustrations, a lion fleuron separates the paragraphs of text; text clean, unmarked, pages toned. Pictorial boards; binding square and tight, lightly toned, shelf wear. Muir Dawson's copy. Very Good. A delightful discussion of numbers, weights, coins, and other things useful to the traveler. Illustrations by Warren Chappel. In addition, "the lion here used to separate paragraphs was specially drawn by Warren Chappel, then cast at the Village Letter Foundery [sic] from a matrix cut by Frederic W. Goudy." Colophon. Reference: Steiner-Prag, checklist of Books by Warren Chappell.

Title: Digressions for the Traveller in England.

Author Name: Melbert B. Cary, Jr.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York City:, The Press of the Woolly Whale,: 1933

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Seller ID: KSF11113-74

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