Saint Patrick of England

By: Judge William F. James

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LIMITED EDITION of 200 copies, this is number 149, SIGNED by the author on page 25, printed in Van Dijck Monotype on English handmade paper. The lovely woodcut illustration by Mallette Dean was previously used by Jane Grabhorn for a privately printed keepsake for Albert M. Bender by the Colt Press. Small Folio. 13 x 9 inches. 25, [1 blank] pp. Printed throughout in red and black inks, large woodcut illustration at the head of text by Mallette Dean; text clean, unmarked. Tan cloth spine, green cloth over boards, spine titled in red, plain brown paper jacket; binding square and tight. SIGNED by the author. Fine. The text of this volume is a long letter between the author and Thomas Kilmartin, Coroner of Santa Clara County, in which the author reviews the sources for Kilmartin's claim that Saint Patrick was born in Scotland; James disagrees. The Santa Clara County Juvenile Hall in Morgan Hill, CA, is named after Judge William F. James. REFERENCE: Magee and Magee, A Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, 1940-1956, No. 560.

Title: Saint Patrick of England

Author Name: Judge William F. James

Categories: Type1218,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, The Grabhorn Press: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Plain Brown Dust Wrapper

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: GG818-016

Keywords: William F. James, Saint Patrick of England, Grabhorn Press, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Mallette Dean, Thomas Kilmartin, Santa Clara County