Susanna Bryant Dakin (1905-1966).
Title The Published Writings of Francis Peloubet Farquhar, Together with an Introduction to FPF by Susanna Bryant Dakin.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher San Francisco: Lawton Kennedy, 1954
Seller ID KSF713-104
FIRST EDITION, designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy, Preface by K. K. Bechtel. 8vo. 10 1/8 x 6 11/16 inches. [iv], vii, [1 blank], 17, [1 blank] pp. Title page printed in red and black within a typographic border, text printed in red and black; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped green cloth; binding square and tight, minor soiling to covers. Muir Dawson's copy. Very Good. Lists 103 items written and published by Francis Farquhar between 1915 and 1953. An essential resource for the Farquhar collector, based on a list prepared by Farquhar and given to K. K. Bechtel. Susanna Bryant Dakin was the daughter of Dr. Ernest Bryant and Sue Bixby. Her maternal grandfather was John W. Bixby, former owner of Rancho Los Alamitos. Dakin attended the elite Marlborough School in Los Angeles and studied at Vassar College, graduating in 1925. She was active in Scripps College, the Pasadena Arts Museum, the Pasadena Chapter of the Red Cross, the Santa Ana Botanical Garden, and other southern California institutions. Roxburghe - Zamorano Keepsake, September 11 and 12, 1954. REFERENCE: Fullerton, et al., The Zamorano Club: The First Half Century, No. 167.
Susanna Bryant Dakin, The Published Writings of Francis Peloubet Farquhar, Bibliography, Reference, Fine Press, Muir Dawson