Collected Letters. Compiled and Annotated by Jesse S. Crisler

By: Benjamin Franklin

Price: $35.00

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Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 182. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies printed by Will Henry Powers and Wesley B. Tanner from Monotype Scotch Roman composed by Mackenzie-Harris, and bound by Cardozo-James Binding Co. 4to. 12 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. 238, [2] pp. Half-title, woodcut portrait of Norris in 2 colors on title page, title page printed in black and red, list of recipients, black-and-white reproduction of a painted portrait of Frank Norris, photographic illustrations throughout the text, bibliography; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth spine, spine blocked in black and titled in gilt, patterned paper over boards using the special character designed by Stan Nelson and used throughout the book, plain paper dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Prospectus in original mailing envelope. KJ319-182. Fine. "In part, this book was conceived to mark the thirtieth anniversary of the publication of Franklin Walker's first compilation for the Club of Norris letters (1956, #93). The letters and fragments included here, twenty-six of which have not been previously published, cover the years 1891-1902. An appendix contains forty-one inscriptions by Norris. Foreword by James D. Hart." Harlan. Rounce & Coffin Club Exhibition of Western Books. REFERENCE: Harlan, The Two Hundredth Book, No. 182.

Title: Collected Letters. Compiled and Annotated by Jesse S. Crisler

Author Name: Benjamin Franklin

Categories: Book Club of California,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco: CA, Book Club of California: 1986

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KJ319-182

Keywords: Frank Norris, Collected Letters, Jesse S. Crisler, Book Club of California, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Will Henry Powers, Wesley B. Tanner, California Literature