Seashells

By: Sandy Grace

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 40 copies, this is one of 26 lettered copies (copy "R") and 14 numbered copies, SIGNED on the colophon by Sandy Grace and Tony Grace. Designed and bound by Sandy Grace, Intertype by Ed Blount using Times Roman and Italic, printed by Tony Grace on acid-free recycled handmade paper. Miniature Book. 2 9/16 x 1 13/16 inches. Unpaginated. [24] pp. Illustrated title page with multi-colored glittery lettering and a stamped seashell vignette, 5 US postage stamp illustrations, several vignettes stamped in blue; text clean, unmarked. Pink paper over boards with rubber stamped shell vignette on front cover, cloth spine, decorative end-papers; binding square and tight. Comes in the original slip case covered with decorative paper, ribbon pull, seashells mounted on one of the sides of the slip case. SIGNED by Tony and Sandy Grace on the colophon. RGKK819-052. Fine. This book considering the seashell (a favorite subject of Mary Helen Dawson) was created for the Grand Conclave X of the Miniature Book Society, San Diego, CA, 1992. The slip case has real seashells mounted on one side. This is the second book created by the Twin Heart Press, which was located in San Diego, CA. They began when the Graces inherited Don Hildreth's (Ash Ranch Press) 3 x 5 Kelsey printing press in 1990. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 1222. 3 copies Worldcat.

Title: Seashells

Author Name: Sandy Grace

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Twin Heart Press: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: RGKK819-052

Keywords: Sandy Grace, Seasheels, Twin Heart Press, Miniature Book, Postage Stamps, Miniature Book Society, Grand Conclave X, San Diego, CA, Conchology