By: Robert Ernest Cowan (1862-1942).
Orange County:, The Orange County Club of Printing House Craftsmen,: 1949
Seller ID: IY915-259
Condition: Used: Very Good
Not Quite a Miniature Book. 3 7/8 x 2 5/8 inches. 62 pp. Half-title, printer's device on title page, colophon with interesting facts about the Orange County Club of Printing House Craftsmen, printed on Suede Laid Book paper; text clean, unmarked. Black-stamped brown cloth, spine titled in brown; binding square and tight, minor shelf wear. Mel Kavin's copy. Very Good. A short history of the beginning of printing in California, by the important California book seller, Robert Ernest Cowan. California long-remained a remote outpost of the Spanish empire, and was not seriously settled by th... View More...