The Edward L. Doheny, Jr. Memorial Library of the University of Southern California, A Semi-Centennial Tribute

By: Paul Christopher

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LIMITED EDITION of 550 copies printed by the Plantin Press, 50 were case bound, this is one of 500 bound in wrappers. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 1/8 inches. 44, [2] pp. Illustrated, printed in brown and black inks; text clean, unmarked. Embossed brown wrappers, perfect bound; binding square and tight, upper corner bumped. Corey Nethery's copy, without distinguishing marks. Very Good. Contains a Preface by Paul Christopher, University Archivist. Also includes Samuel E. Lunden, "The Arts and Architecture of the Edward L. Doheny, Jr. Memorial Library, Reminiscences on the parts played by Mrs. Edward L. Doheny and Dr. Rufus B. von KleinSmid, President of the University, in collaboration with the architects;" and Mrs. Roger Hayward, editor, "A Handbook of the Building, Containing Descriptions of the Building and its Works of Art." PROVENANCE: Wallace Nethery was a librarian at USC; Corey was Wally's wife. REFERENCE: Harmsen and Tabor, The Plantin Press of Saul & Lillian Marks, No. 414.

Title: The Edward L. Doheny, Jr. Memorial Library of the University of Southern California, A Semi-Centennial Tribute

Author Name: Paul Christopher

Categories: Plantin Press,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Plantin Press: 1983

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: YA2-49

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