("Boston, 1906" printed on binding). 6 x 10 1/2. xxx, 1181 pages. BUT the pagination skips from page 528 to 627/628--the beginning of the Brass Rule Section. Errata slip tipped in. Pictorial red cloth printed in black. Slight wear & a bit of shakiness to binding, but a good copy. Two ornaments are cut from page 915. Item #16395
According to Annenberg, 4 editions (of this specimen) "were printed simultaneously, the difference being in the brass rule." This is an early version of the 1906 specimen, with the errata slip. Other versions had the errata corrected. An extensive specimen with large sections of border and decorative material and printing equipment. Lots of Art Nouveau, Craftsman, Hapgood, and Will Bradley design; also wood type and and end-wood borders.