An Informal Talk by Elmer Adler at the University of Kansas, April 17, 1953. First Annual Public lecture on Books & Bibliography.

By: Elmer Adler (1884-1962).

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FIRST EDITION. 12mo. [ii], (46) pp. Lovely typographic borders and decorations on title page, decorative initials, head- and tailpiece, printer's device on colophon; offsetting on pages 20-21 otherwise text clean and unmarked. Quarter beige linen, decorative paper over boards, printed paper spine label, added mylar dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Very Good. Elmer Adler was a Princeton Professor, bibliophile, and coy-founder of The Colophon. This is delightful lecture on bibliophilia presented at the University of Kansas in April 1953. From the library of Ward Ritchie (without distinguishing markings). This copy is Harmsen and Tabor's Binding Variant #2, with #5 Paper, Machine-made, watermarked "Saturn Book." REFERENCE: Harmsen and Tabor, The Plantin Press of Saul & Lillian Marks, No. 116.

Title: An Informal Talk by Elmer Adler at the University of Kansas, April 17, 1953. First Annual Public lecture on Books & Bibliography.

Author Name: Elmer Adler (1884-1962).

Categories: Fine Printing, Fine Press, Book Collecting,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Saul and Lillian Marks at the Plantin Press,: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: GF417-001

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