The House that Jeffers Built. [2 volumes in slipcase].

By: Jeffers, Donnan Call, and Garth Sherwood Jeffers.

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No. 147 of 175 clothbound, slipcased copies. Volume 1.The Building of Tor House / written by Donnan Call Jeffers and illustrated with photographs for which captions have been written by Garth Sherwood Jeffers. Volume 2. Memories of Tor House / written by Garth Sherwood Jeffers ; illustrated with photographs for which captions have been written by the author. 34 & 38 pp.; 8vo; gray German bookcloth over flexible boards with wood engravings on the covers from original woodblocks made by Rik Olson. Includes publishers prospectus for the set, plus broadside announcements for The Roan Stallion, and Where Shall I take You To also published by the press. Also: a two page printed letter on Yolla Bolly letterhead on this and other publications, signed by Carolyn and James Robertson. All in original mailing envelope.

These books, the eighteenth and nineteenth issued with this imprint, were designed by and printed for James and Carolyn Robertson at The Yolla Bolly Press in Covelo. The text was composed in Granjon at Anchor & Acorn Press, and in Garamond at Yolla Bolly. Text pages were printed in Covelo by Aaron Johnson. Each volume contains 9 original family photographs which were printed in duotones at Phelps/Schaefer Litho-Graphics. The binding was designed at The Yolla Bolly Press and executed at Cardoza-James Binding Company.

Title: The House that Jeffers Built. [2 volumes in slipcase].

Author Name: Jeffers, Donnan Call, and Garth Sherwood Jeffers.

Categories: The Yolla Bolly Press,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Covelo, California, The Yolla Bolly Press: 1993

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New

Seller ID: 7250

Keywords: The Yolla Bolly Press California Art Fine Press Illustrated Books Literature Photography Typography