A Book of Gaelic Airs for Una's Melodeon

By: Una Jeffers (1884-1950)

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Series: The Book Club of California Publication, No. 191. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies designed by Ward Ritchie, printed in Centaur monotype on machine made paper, and bound by Bela Blau of Los Angeles. Oblong 4to. 8 1/4 x 12 1/2 inches. [x], 173, [3] pp. Introduction by Dave Oliphant, illustrations throughout, including full-page facsimiles of Una Jeffers' musical manuscript and illustrations of Ireland by Robinson Jeffers; text clean, un-marked. White cloth, printed paper spine label, plain white dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Prospectus in original mailing label. KJ319-191. Fine. This book contains a facsimile reprint of a unique manuscript held at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin. The manuscript contains transcripts of Irish songs collected by Una Jeffers during a trip to Ireland. This volume also contains illustrations of the songs by Robinson Jeffers. David Olipant provides an interesting account of Una Jeffers? abiding interest in Irish music and folklore. REFERENCE: Harlan, The Two Hundredth Book, No. 191.

Title: A Book of Gaelic Airs for Una's Melodeon

Author Name: Una Jeffers (1884-1950)

Categories: Book Club of California,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Book Club of California: 1989

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KJ319-191

Keywords: A Book of Gaelic Airs for Una's Melodeon, Una Jeffers, Ireland, Book Club of California, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Ward Ritchie, Bela Blau, Dave Oliphant, Robinson Jeffers