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Author Name    Eric Holzenberg

Title   Three Gold Bezants, Three Silver Stars: The Arms of the Grolier Club 1884-1984

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition   None

Type   Hardcover

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New York Grolier Club 1999

ISBN Number    0910672245 / 9780910672245

Seller ID   RBWJ42910-6

Series: Grolier Fine Printing, New Series, No. 2. LIMITED EDITION of 240 copies printed in Hermann Zapf's Renaissance Roman type on Arches paper at the Stinehour Press. 8vo. 209 x 134 mm. 61, [3] pp. Bookplates, index; text clean, un-marked. Gilt-stamped navy cloth, printed paper spine label, laid paper end-leaves; binding square and tight. Former owner's bookplate on front paste-down. Fine. SCARCE. Many of the illustrations were printed from the original cuts from the archives of The Grolier Club, and the engraved bookplate (number 20) was pulled from the original plate by the Thornwillow Press, and the tipped-in bookplates are all from the original printings. Design and typography by Jerry Kelly. A comprehensive overview of the arms utilized by the Grolier Club of New York, includes a study of the Arms of Jean Grolier by Kit Currie, a survey of the Grolier Arm sin Club Publications, and a survey of the Grolier Arms in Club.

Eric Holzenberg, Three Gold Bezants, Three Silver Stars, The Arms of the Grolier Club 1884-1984, Book Collecting, Book Plates, Stinehour Press, Thornwillow Press, Jerry Kelly

Price = 125.00 USD



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