A typographic journey. The History of The Greenwood Press, and Bibliography, 1934-2000 [inscribed, with h.l.s by the author].

By: Stauffacher, Jack Werner, Bibliography by Glenn Humphreys.

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Book Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


450 copies printed. Inscribed in pencil on the colophon: "To Jim & Carolyn, my friends of many years, and their constant love of making books - Jack Stauffacher, 10.31.99." Laid in, on Greenwood Press letterhead, a full page holograph letter from Stauffacher to Jim & Carolyn Robertson, after his return froma visit to Covelo, and The Book Farm of The Yolla Bolly Press. "Dear Jim & Carolyn - at last we have seen your kingdom! and what a fine moment to share with you the many treasures . . . we sure talked, picking our way through all those forgotten memories," etc., etc. 323pp.; 4to; green cloth, paper spine label, in white paper jacket printed with a red letter G front cover, title in red & black on spine. Illustrated with photographs and other graphic reproductions.

Also included,an exhibition catalog: Stauffacher. Wooden Letters from 300 Broadway. Booklet, 16mo, stapled cream wrappers. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Natalie & James Thompson Art Gallery, and School of Art and Design, San Jose State University, 1999. Illustrated with reproductions of the 10 prints used as the centerpiece of the exhibition. Faint spotting to front cover. Also: a bookmark printed by Patrick Reagh, "To JWS, typographic journeyman- congratulations on your new book and all those that preceded; we anticpate those to come

Title: A typographic journey. The History of The Greenwood Press, and Bibliography, 1934-2000 [inscribed, with h.l.s by the author].

Author Name: Stauffacher, Jack Werner, Bibliography by Glenn Humphreys.

Categories: Art,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: (San Francisco), The Book Club of California: 1999

Book Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap

Seller ID: 10111

Keywords: LA Book Fair Printing Typography Fine Press Bibliography