Item #154997 THE COLOPHON: NEW SERIES. Elmer Adler, others.


A quarterly for bookmen. Volume II, Numbers I to 4, Autumn 1936 to Autumn 1937. Pp. 628, continuously paginated (including advertisements), text illustrations (several full page, 4 coloured), title page vignettes printed in orange, index; med. 8vo; beige cloth, lettered and decorated in a different colour each volume, a couple of the fore-corners faintly bruised; Pynson Printers, New York, 1936-1937. *Loosely inserted in the first volume is an uncut sheet of two bookplates, printed in red & green: 'gift from J. Edouard Diamond/Christmas 1941/ Henry Blake Muir'. Diamond and his wife Elizabeth were notable American bookplate collectors and H. B. 'Harry' Muir was an esteemed Australian bookseller and bibliophile who also collected (and wrote about) bookplates. Item #154997

Price: $150.00

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