William Murray Cheney (1907-2002).
Title H. Dickon Arkwright's Digest of a Journey Lately Undergone.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Edition First Edition.
Publisher Eagle Rock: Printed by Dillstrim, 1950
Seller ID PIG116-001
LIMITATION NOT STATED. Miniature Book. 2 1/16 x 1 1/2 inches. (20) pp. Text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers; binding square and tight, light use wear. Comes in a green paper enveloped printed "Remembrance of the Golden Jubilee observed by the Zamorano Club, Los Angeles 1928-1978" and a bookseller's description. SCARCE. Very Good. Cheney's parody of old-time sea tales, in which H. Richard Archer is H. Dickon Arkwright, Edwin H. Carpenter is Barbatus Caesar, and Ted Freedman is Orinda, and the printer, Dillstrim, is Grant Dahlstrom. REFERENCES: Bradbury, 20th Cent. US Miniature Books, No. 687; Jones, A Los Angeles Typesticker, No. 19.
William Murray Cheney, H. Dickon Arkwright's Digest of a Journey Lately Undergone, Miniature Book, Grant Dahlstrom, Edwin H. Carpenter, H. Richard Archer