Title A Leaf from Francisco Palou's Noticias de la Nueva California, Mexico, 1857. Bibliographical Commentary by Jennifer Larson
Book Condition Collectible: Like New
Edition First Edition
Publisher Orinda, CA (Printed at the Press of the Golden Eye for a joint meeting of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs). 1990
Seller ID II61611-6
LIMITED EDITION of 150 copies, designed, hand-set and printed at the Press of the Golden Key by Donald and Katheryn Fleming for the joint meeting of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs, October 27-28, 1990. Wood engraving of Padre Palou by Rik Olson on the cover. 4to. 10 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches.  pp. An original leaf from Paulou's Noticias of 1857 mounted on the blank page opposite the half-title, title page printed in red and black inks with an eagle and snake vignette, facsimile of the original title page, heading in red ink, decorative initial, chronology of Palou; text clean, un-marked. Plain textured wrappers with image of Palou stamped in silver on the front cover; binding square and tight. Fine.
A Leaf from Francisco Palous Noticias de la Nueva California Mexico 1857, Jennifer Larson, Roxburghe Club, Zambrano Club, Fine Press, Fine Printing, Limited Edition, Rik Olson, Press of the Golden Key, Leaf Book