The Work and Play of Adrian Wilson: a Bibliography with Commentary

WILSON, Adrian]

Published by W. Thomas Taylor, Austin, 1983
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Randall House Rare Books (ABAA) (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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Folio. morocco and linen-covered boards with Adrian Wilson cover ornament and gilt spine title, uncut. [8], 11-158, [1] pp. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait by Ansel Adams, numerous decorations, facsimiles and specimen sheets by Adrian Wilson. One of 325 copies designed, and printed by Adrian Wilson. Laid in are Adrian Wilson 1923-1988. Letter from Adrian Wilson to Jack Stauffacher about printers and printing, and describing his house on Telegraph Hill, San Francisco, and an epilogue by Jack Stauffacher. One of 1025 copies handset and printed by Jack W. Stauffacher of the Greenwood Press.with:The prospectus for: LINDEN, James. The Ephemera of Adrian Wilson. An Annotated List, 1944-1988. San Francisco: The Press in Tuscany, (1944). One of 325 copies designed, and printed by Adrian Wilson. Bookseller Inventory # 5708

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Title: The Work and Play of Adrian Wilson: a ...

Publisher: W. Thomas Taylor, Austin

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: Publisher's advance brochure included

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