Title Eliana Americana: Charles Lamb in the United States, 1849-1866
Book Condition Collectible: Like New
Jacket Condition None
Edition First Edition
Publisher Los Angeles, CA The Plantin Press 1971
Seller ID YA-10
FIRST EDITION, LIMITED to 350 copies. 8vo. 7 ¾ x 5 7/16 inches. [ii], 42 pp. Title-page vignette, portrait of Lamb, index, errata slip bound in after page 42; text clean, un-marked. Quarter tan cloth, blue paper over boards, gilt decorative "L" on front cover, paper spine label titled in gilt; binding square and tight. Fine. Wallace Nethery's account of the publishing history of Charles Lamb (1775-1834) and his reputation as an author within the United States from 1849 to 1866. Harmsen and Tabor, The Plantin Press, No. 340; Rounce and Coffin Club, Western Books, 1972, No. 28.
Wallace Nethery, Eliana Americana, Charles Lamb in the United States, 1849-1866, Plantin Press, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Letterpress