Item #134315 THE NEW COLOPHON. Elmer Adler, others.


A book collectors' quarterly. Volumes One to Three, in nine parts, complete. Comprising: Volume One, Parts One to Four; Volume Two, Parts One to Four; Volume Three (one volume); Volumes One & Two demy 4to; pictorial papered boards, edges and corners lightly worn, bumped at head and tail of several spines, Part Five torn at head of spine and split along part of upper joint; bookplate of Ralph Smith on upper pastedowns or free endpapers, some fore-corners of leaves bruised; Volume Three impl. 8vo; pictorial cloth; top edges blue; upper endpapers silverfished. All volumes illustrated throughout, including facsimile title pages, an original serigraph by Leonard Pytlak in Part One, a hand-tipped coloured photographic plate of the Edward Lawrence Doheny Memorial Library in Volume Three, a signed lithograph proof by Benton Spruance in Part Four, several inserts, including "A Face Poem by Marianne Craig Moore printed at the Cummington Press for the New Colophon." in Part Seven, and a few loosely inserted pieces of related ephemera, indices; Duschnes Crawford Inc., New York, 1948-1950.. Item #134315

Price: $450.00

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