8.5" x 6.25". 75pp. Gold suede leather with leather label mounted on the front board with gilt lettering. Near fine condition. The frontispiece is a black and white photograph of Ruskin printed on tissue. The black and white title page and initials were designed by Samuel Warner. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The King of the Golden River: A Legend of ...
Publication Date: 1901
Book Description East Aurora, New York, U.S.A.: Roycrofters 1900, 1900. (No Edition Stated). Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (9" tall x 6") softcover, 75 numbered and uncut pages + the Roycroft Elbert Hubbard page. Bound in brown suede leather w/ untrimmed edges over red linin, and on the cover gold gilt lettering w/i a smooth text block. Very small smooth spots along the top edge of the front. Pealing ex-libris + pencil price on ffep, tipped in photgraphic frontispiece, elaborate title page and initials designed by Samuel Warner. Remaining contents slightly age-tanned bur clean and firmly attached to the binding, despite a few small cracks. A wonderful copy. Bookseller Inventory # x1558
Book Description Roycrofters. LEATHER BOUND. Book Condition: Good. B000JD1J5I (1900; Roycrofters; East Aurora NY) 1st ed. Brown suede leather wraps with gold lettering. Satin finish end papers. Tipped in portrait of author at frontis. Brown silk book mark. Sewn binding. Cover with wear and bent at corners. Pages with toning but unmarked. All pages intact in sown binding, **Tracking on all US orders**Most orders shipped within 24 hours**Insurance to all orders over $50**. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1018435
Book Description Roycrofters, East Aurora, NY, 1900. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Samuel Warner (illustrator). 1st Edition. 8vo. (22 cm.) 1-75p. Frontispiece black and white potrait of John Ruskin. Decorated title page and decorated initial letters by Samuel Warner. Colophon reads as follows: SO HERE ENDETH THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER, AS / WRITTEN BY JOHN RUSKIN: THE TITLE PAGE AND INITIALS / BEING DESIGNED BY SAMUEL WARNER, AND THE WHOLE / DONE INTO A BOOK BY THE ROYCROFTERS, AT THEIR SHOP, / IN EAST AURORA, NEW YORK, U.S.A., IN THE YEAR MCM. Roycroft logo with Elbert Hubbard printed in black and white opposite the colophon. Bound in limp brown suede lapping covers with leather title printed in gilt on the front cover and with brown silk grosgrain pastedowns. Running title in red in the margin of each page. Brown silk ribbon marker. A few tiny spots on the front cover (about the size of a pinhead), leather label intact and gilt bright, suede supple and plush, limp overlaps intact, ribbon marker in very good condition, else near fine with no internal markings. An unusually good copy of this Roycrofter title from 1900. Bookseller Inventory # 005903