Autobiography of W. M. C.

By: William M. Cheney (1907-2002).

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FIRST EDITION. Miniature Book. 3 x 2 1/2 inches. [ii], 26, [ix] pp. Frontispiece slate cut by David Kindersley March 1967, Cheney's printers device on title page, black-and-white photograph of Cheney as a child on p. 4, a photo essay of 6 black-and-white photographs on how to print; text clean, unmarked. Brown cloth, Cheney's printers device on front cover, gilt spine; binding square and tight. OG914-028. Fine. Printing by William M. Cheney, lithography and paper by George Kinney (The Castle Press), binding by Bela Blau. William Cheney was a Los Angeles printer and publisher whose career spanned over 50 years. Cheney was widely recognized as one of the printing greats of the 20th century, and was given an award by the Miniature Book Society in 1987 for being a "pioneer in designing and printing fine miniature books and California's most prolific printer of miniatures." Bradbury. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 682.

Title: Autobiography of W. M. C.

Author Name: William M. Cheney (1907-2002).

Categories: Biography & Autobiography, Miniature Book, Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Downey:, Dawson's Book Shop,: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: OG914-028

Keywords: Autobiography of W M C, William M Cheney