8vo, linen-backed bds., paper label, slipcase. Symbolical devices by Mallette Dean. One of 178 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press. Former owner's name in ink on front fly; a fine copy in moderately worn and slightly faded slipcase. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Bridles & Spurs.
Publisher: Cleveland: The Rowfant Club, 1951.
Book Description The Rowfant Club, Cleveland, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Limited edition. xv, 70p. Original cloth backed boards in a slipcase. Slipcase has some fading around edges as well as bits of wear. No jacket (presumably as published). Copy No. 35 of an edition limited to 178 numbered copies. Typed Letter laid in about the possibility of a limited offering of titles between the Caxton and Rowfant Clubs. Bookseller Inventory # 85939
Book Description The Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, 1951. Hardcover. xvi, 70p., printed in red and black on mould-made paper, "symbolical devices" by Mallette Dean in red and gilt. Small quarto, 10x7.5 inches, with Irish linen backing over apple-green paper boards and paper spine label gilt; no. 59 of 178. The prospectus is laid in, along with the purchaser's note to himself (accession date) on a subscriber's form plus a loose copy of his unusual bookplate in two colors; that it was once tipped in is shown by a faint adhesive line along a margin of the bookplate and an unobtrusive answering line on the front free endsheet (owner was Lloyd Emerson Siberell). No ownership or other markings, a near-fine copy in a paper-over-boards slipcase that is a little sunned. The contents "consists of a dozen essays and stories, all printed for the first time in book form and several for the first time in any form. There is a special introduction by Nathan van Patten".who exchanged observations on Machen with no less a contemporary than James Branch Cabell. Bookseller Inventory # 209504
Book Description Rowfant Club, Cleveland, 1951. hardcover. Book Condition: near fine. Limited. Preface by Nathan Van Patten. 4to, linen backed boards. Cleveland: Rowfant Club, 1951. Limited Edition. No, 23 of 178 copies, printed at the Grabhorn Press. Five of the twelve sketches are published here for the first time. Near fine copy, with small rubbed area on the spine, lacking the slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 205783
Book Description Cleveland,Rowfant Club, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Large 8vo. No. 78 of an edition limited to 178 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press. Frontispiece of the author; , xvi, 70, (2) pp. Gray cloth spine and hinges, paper-covered boards, paper title label on the spine; fore-edge and bottom pages deckled. In a patterned-paper slipcase. Slip case shows slight fading, but a very fine copy nonetheless. Schubert pp. 42-43, Magee no. 510. Bookseller Inventory # CB-211
Book Description Rowfant Club, Cleveland, 1951. hardcover. Book Condition: fine. Limited. Preface by Nathan Van Patten. 4to, linen backed boards; slipcase. Cleveland: Rowfant Club, 1951. Limited Edition. Fine. Number 56 of 178 copies, printed at the Grabhorn Press. Five of the twelve sketches are published here for the first time. Bookseller Inventory # 132911
Book Description Rowfant Club. Book Condition: Used - Like New. 1951. Woven cloth in decorative publisher's slipcase, tall octavo, xv and 70 pp, decorative gilt stamps to numerous pages as part of book design. #122 of a limited run of 128 copies. The copy is from Vincent Starrett's library, and features his signature on the limitation page. Book appear so have been rarely removed from slipcase. Boards are free of wear. Binding is very tight and pages are crisp and bright. A beautiful, Fine copy of this collectible edition. Bookseller Inventory # BR18333
Book Description Rowfant Club, Cleveland, 1951. large 8vo. quarter cloth with paper-covered boards, paper spine label, fore and bottom pages deckled, slipcase. frontispiece, xvi, 70, (2) pages. Printed at the Grabhorn Press in an edition limited to 178 copies. (Schubert pp.42-43, Magee no.510). Preface by Nathan van Patten. Special presentation label from the Rowfant Club to Mr. and Mrs. Donald F. Hyde. Title page and head pieces printed in red, black and gold. Titles with red rules. Some spotting on slip case. quarter cloth with paper-covered boards, paper spine label, fore and bottom pages deckled, slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 76773
Book Description Rowfant Club, Cleveland, 1951. No. 168/178 copies. Presentation copy to maestro Yehudi Menuhin in 1953. Signed by 12 members of "the Saturday luncheon group". Mould-made paper, 12 gilt-embossed devices by M. Dean, half linen and cloth over boards. Fine in a lightly faded slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 1070