THE SPIRAL PRESS, 1926-1971: A Bibliographical Checklist. Philip N. Cronenwett.

THE SPIRAL PRESS, 1926-1971: A Bibliographical Checklist.

NY: American Printing History Association, 2002. 6 x 9. xv, 175 pages with numerous illustrations in the original colors, and 3 tipped-in original leaves. Indexed. Hand bound in quarter rose cloth & boards. Fine in slipcase. Item #11501

One of 50 "special" copies signed by the author. (There were also 450 regular copies without leaves.) Joe Blumenthal's Spiral Press is renowned for its design & printing for American authors such as Frost, Auden, Neruda, Williams, and Jeffers, as well as for major museums and libraries. Blumenthal's proprietary typeface "Spiral" was adapted by Monotype as "Emerson."
The original leaves are from "BR Marks & Remarks" and a Morgan Library Report to the Fellows; the third item is an original piece of ephemera.

Price: $275.00

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