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Image for Catalogue of Some Five Hundred Examples of the Printing of Edwin and Robert Grabhorn, 1917-1960, Two Gentlemen from Indian Now Resident in California.

Catalogue of Some Five Hundred Examples of the Printing of Edwin and Robert Grabhorn, 1917-1960, Two Gentlemen from Indian Now Resident in California.

By: David Bickersteth Magee (1905-1977).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA:, Book Shop of David Magee,: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GG217-034


LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies, printed at the Grabhorn Press. 4to. 11 5/8 x 9 inches. (xvi), 63, [3] pp. Frontispiece portrait of Edwin Grabhorn, text printed in red and black, black-and-white photographic illustrations by Marjory Farquhar throughout, index; text clean, unmarked. Beige linen spine, patterned paper over boards, printed paper spine label. Fine. This is one of the hardcover copies that includes the 1961 photographs by Marjory Farquhar, of David Magee's... View more info

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The Magees Slip Quietly Away from Post Street.

By: David Magee.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, David Magee Book Shop,: 1963

Seller ID: EE516-249


Bifold. 12 x 9 inches. Engraving mounted on front panel, in red rules, decorative initial in red; text clean, unmarked. Soiling on back panel. Very Good. Printed at the Grabhorn Press. The engraving is the frontispiece for "A True Copy... for the Tryal of K. Charles I..." London, 1684. A notice that the David Magee Book Shop will move from Post Street to Cow Hollow in San Francisco in September 1964. View more info

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Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press by Dorothy and David Magee, 1940-1956 [with a Check-List, 1916-1940].

By: Dorothy Wilder Magee (1906-1977) and David Bickersteth Magee (1905-1977).

Price: $600.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA:, The Grabhorn Press,: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GG217-A060


LIMITED EDITION of 225 copies, printed at the Grabhorn Press. Folio. 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches. (xxxii), 119, [1] pp. Text printed in red and black with gilt decorations including initials, checklist of Grabhorn publications 1916-1940, 23 samples of printing (including 9 original samples and 14 facsimiles, 1 folding, 3 double-page), 1 page of paper samples used in binding, index; text clean, unmarked. Quarter red morocco, patterned paper over boards, spine titled in gi... View more info

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California in 1851. The Letters of Dame Shirley. Introduction and Notes by Carl I. Wheat.

By: Louise Amelia Knapp Clappe (1819-1906).

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA:, Grabhorn Press,: 1933

Edition: First Edition, thus.

Seller ID: GG217-050


First Series: Rare Americana, Nos. 5 and 6. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press with Centaur monotype on machine made paper. Two Volumes, complete. 8vo. 8 7/8 x 6 inches. (20), 142, [6]; (20), 143, [1 blank], [6] pp. Title-pages printed within black rules with pale blue backgrounds, a total of 25 section head illustrations also printed within a ruled border shaded in blue (these are derived from the blue letter-sheet lithographs which were ext... View more info

Image for A. M. B.  Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection.

A. M. B. Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection.

By: Oscar Lewis (1914-1970).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, The Grabhorn Press,: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GG217-032


LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies privately printed by the Grabhorn Press for Samuel I. Wormser printed in handset Goudy Modern on mold made paper. 4to. 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches. [viii], (14) pp. Frontispiece portrait of Bender is a reproduction of an etching by Max Pollak, title page and decorations printed in blue and black ink, 2 black-and-white photographic portraits of Bender tipped in, colored cartoon of Albert Bender by Dan Sweeny laid-in inside the rear cover; text c... View more info

Image for A. M. B.  Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection.

A. M. B. Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection.

By: Oscar Lewis (1914-1970).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA:, The Grabhorn Press,: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GG217-033


LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies privately printed by the Grabhorn Press for Samuel I. Wormser, printed in handset Goudy Modern on mold made paper. 4to. 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches. [viii], (14) pp. Frontispiece portrait of Bender is a reproduction of an etching by Max Pollak, title page and decorations printed in blue and black ink, 2 black-and-white photographic portraits of Bender tipped in, colored cartoon of Albert Bender by Dan Sweeny laid-in inside the rear cover; text ... View more info

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Traits of American Indian Life & Character.

By: Peter Skeene Ogden (1794-1854).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA:, Grabhorn Pressn: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: LGES5299-41


First Series: Rare Americana, No. 9. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press in Janson linotype on machine made paper. Douglas S. Watson, editor and contributed the Preface. 4to. 11 1/2 x 8 inches. [12], (107), [1 blank] pp. Printed throughout in red and black inks, 6 monochrome plates; text clean, unmarked. Black cloth spine, brown paper over boards, printed paper spine and top cover labels, LACKS dust-jacket; binding square and tight, cloth fre... View more info