Published by University of California Press, Los Angeles, California, 1985
Book First Edition
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Fine. First Edition. 15 pages; notes; illustrations; blue paper wrapper (6 x9 1/4 inch) stapled. Powell's account of the founding and history of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at UCLA and the role of Regent Edward Dickson and Librarian Andrew H. Horn played in it. Fine clean copy.
Seller Inventory # 11604
Published by (Anderson & Ritchie). 1949. Los Angeles., 1949
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Wrappers. Five hundred copies printed for Mrs. Edward Laurence Doheny by Anderson & Ritchie. Chopineaux wove his name and date --"Fecit Chopineaux 1784"-- into this tapestry masterpiece. The author describes the three medallions (or tableaux) of the tapestry.
Seller Inventory # 2287
Published by (Printed by The Vogue Press). (Circa 1950). (Yonkers, New York)., 1950
No Binding. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Wrappers. Three-fold pamphlet briefly describes seven panels, each panel features famous printing projects like the Gutenberg Bible, completed between 1440-1455; the famous Mainz Psalter printed in 1457; etc.
Seller Inventory # 2293
Published by William Edwin Rudge. 1931. New York., 1931
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Illustrated wrappers. Announcement that William Edwin Rudge will become the publisher in America for The Studio, of London, a magazine that has found a warm and admiring public wherever the language of art is understood. Other named publications will also be published by William Rudge.
Seller Inventory # 2302
Published by Rounce & Coffin Club. 1949. Los Angeles., 1949
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Wrappers. From the Introduction: "The Exhibition of Western books is now in its second decade, the first exhibition having been held in 1938. Except for three war years, the Rounce & Coffin Club has shown each year a selection of representative prin ting west of the Rockies". "Since its beginning, Western Books has sought to familiarize printers with the best of the year's output of printing in the West & to promote public interest in Western Books". Descriptions of the books on exhibit.
Seller Inventory # 3070
Published by Rounce & Coffin Club. 1961. (Los Angeles)., 1961
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Illustrated wrappers. Illustrations. "The Twentieth Western Books exhibition includes twenty-three books chosen from fifty-two submitted by thirty printers or publishers." "As mentioned in the catalogue of the preceding exhibit, Western Books 1960, a new method of judging has been adopted which, it seems, is resulting in more highly selective shows". Descriptions of the books on exhibit, with illustrations.
Seller Inventory # 3071
Published by Rounce & Coffin Club. 1957. (No City)., 1957
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Wrappers. "Once again the Rounce and Coffin Club presents its annual showing of Western Books". "Although fewer books were entered than in years past, their quality seemed to be higher than average". Entries submitted by: The Academy Library Guild; Anderson, Ritchie & Simon; Merle Armitage; The California Historical Society; The Caxton Press; University of Hawaii Press; The University of New Mexico Press; and others.
Seller Inventory # 3085
Published by New Haven, Conn., 1974
No Binding. Condition: Collectible-Fine. Friends of the Yale Collection of Western Americana. Facsimile of invitation to a party given by the Yankton Social Club, Dakota Territory, in 1872. Printed on calico (6 x 7 1/4 inch) one side. Fine clean copy.
Seller Inventory # 10305
Published by Boise State University, Boise, Idaho, 1976
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. 48 pages, pictorial cover, 8 x 5.5". (Western Writers Series no. 25). Nice copy. Includes a bibliography of his books and articles.
Seller Inventory # 6639
Published by Boise State University, Boise, Idaho, 1987
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. 51 pages, pictorial cover, bibliography of books by and about Haslam, 8 x 5.5". (Western Writers Series no. 77). Nice copy. Short story writer known for his stories of life in the Great Central Valley of California.
Seller Inventory # 6641
Published by Horace Liveright, New York, New York, 1930
No Binding. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Foldout catalogue printed on both sides (3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch) listing fiction, nonfiction publications by the firm with order blank.
Seller Inventory # 10306
Published by Sacramento, California, 1881
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Fine. Rule IV. Adopted August 2d, 1881. Printed on one side (5 1/4 x 3 inch). "A committee must give its approval for each book the library wishes to purchase.".
Seller Inventory # 10307
Published by California State Library, 1907
Illustrated Wrappers. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Reprinted from News Notes of California Libraries, Supplement to Vol. 2, No. 1, February, 1907. 9-page pamphlet. "Practically every state in the Union has its state library, and all these institutions were founded with the intention that they should be the working collections of books for all the branches of the government". "But apart from the collection of law books, the majority of state libraries failed signally in performing their intended functions". The author describes a new function of the State Library, the legislative reference bureau.
Seller Inventory # 4209
Published by (University of California), (Berkeley), 1957
Illustrated Wrappers. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. 4-page document, 9 1/2" x 12 1/4". 150 copies. Letter reprinted in conjunction with an exhibit commemorating the 200th anniversary of the publication of John Baskerville's first book, the Virgil of 1757. Letter from Baskerville deals with his selling to the Court of France "my whole apparatus of Letter-founding & printing.".
Seller Inventory # 4268
Published by S. D. Warren Company. 1920. Boston., 1920
Hardcover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Cloth. Illustrations. This volume describes Warren's Cumberland Coated Book paper, with sample blank pages. This paper has a surface on which halftones can be adequately printed. Ideal for bulletins, catalogues, timetables, etc.
Seller Inventory # 1674
Published by The Huntington., San Marino, California, 1947
Book First Edition
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Fine. First Edition. Printed by The Ward Ritchie Press. 33 pages; illustrations; orange paper wrapper (5 1/2 x 8 5/8 inch). Hand list prepared by Edwin H. Carpenter, Jr., Introduction by Dixon Wecter. Description of manuscripts and books written by Samuel Clemens which are held or are on loan to the Huntington Library. Fine clean copy.
Seller Inventory # 12671
Published by Privately Printed. 1948. Chicago., 1948
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Wrappers. Designed by R. Hunter Middleton. The authors pay a final tribute to the late Frederick W. Goudy who was famous in the field of typographic design; he accomplished at least a dozen type faces that have endured through the years.
Seller Inventory # 2292
Published by American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1963
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. 14-page pamphlet. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society for April 1963. From the Tribute page: "Few men in the library field have such a monument of accomplishment as has Clarence Brigham. His own book, "Fifty Years of Collecting Americana for the Library of the American Antiquarian Society", amply describes his work by 'collections,' started or amplified". Tributes are paid to this "great scholar and to his almost fanatic devotion to the Library".
Seller Inventory # 4032
Published by Borsenverein Des Deutschen Buchhandels E.V., Frankfurt am Main, 1955
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. 36 page pamphlet, printed wrapper, 7 x 4.5". Details on their work, type of binding, size, type face, typographic, binding and jacket designers and a list of 95 designers.
Seller Inventory # 5746
Published by Henry E. Hnuntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino, California, 1934
Book First Edition
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. First Edition. Wrappers. Illustrated. Introduction: "The Growth of the English Novel" by Hoyt H. Hudson. 27 pages.
Seller Inventory # 7875
Published by R. R. Bowker Company, New York, 1979
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. 22 pages, patterned wrapper, 8 3/4 x 6". (New series, no. 6.) Fine. Reflections on publishing.The author had worked as editor or publisher at Penguin, Orion Press, Avon Books and Pocket Books.
Seller Inventory # 6630
Published by Stanford University Press
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Circa 1950. Stapled, blue paper cover with gilt lettering and dark blue decoration. Some fading at spine, minor bending at top of spine. Frederick A. Wemmer's copy, with his book plate. 31 pages with one illustration on frontispiece. The text of a speech delivered by Dixon Wecter, celebrated author and professor, on June 24, 1950, at the annual meeting of the California Library Association and the California Centennial Commission in Sacramento. He died soon after. Also enclosed is a folded card with "This Nugget of Pure Gold" on front and "Uncovered June 24, 1950, at Sacramento during California's literary centennial by Dixon Wecter , January 12, 1906 - June 24, 1950 and preserved for you in this permanent form as a tribute to a colleague - Stanford University Press - The Pacific Spectator" on inside.
Seller Inventory # 3796
Published by A. R. Tommasini, Millbrae, Calif., 1974
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. DePol, John (illustrator). (1974). 39 pages, wood engravings by John DePol, one of 700 copies of a Christmas Keepsake, red wraps stamped in white, 5 1/4 x 3 1/2", printed presentation slip inserted. Very fine in original mailing envelope. An essay about Poor Richard which had been published in 1960 for the New York Printing Week Celebration.
Seller Inventory # 6556
Published by The New York Public Library, New York, 1964
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Fine. 23-page booklet. "The Richard Rogers Bowker Memorial Lectures have been established at The New York Public Library as an aid and stimulus to the study of book publishing in the United States and the problems common to authors, publishers, librarians, readers, all makers and users of books." The author describes the many ways in which publishing has changed in the last fifty years -- authors expecting more from their editors, the inability of writers to write "competent straightforward English prose", "too many books are published, most of them doomed in advance to a short and inglorious life", etc.
Seller Inventory # 4967
Published by Keystone View Company, Meadville, PA
No Binding. Condition: Collectible-Fine. # 22068 (19). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the process of sorting and cleaning of rags to form the finest grades of stationary and paper. Photograph of bins filled with cleaned rags getting ready to be formed into paper. Clean copy.
Seller Inventory # 9544
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1919. Garden City, New York., 1919
Hardcover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Cloth. Illustrations. When the Doubleday Company celebrated its tenth anniversary in New York in 1910, they erected a new company in the countryside of Long Island called The Country Life Press. This book celebrates both companies and features brief bio's of some of the Doubleday authors: Joseph Conrad; Booth Tarkington; Kathleen Norris; Rudyard Kipling; etc.
Seller Inventory # 1615
Published by The Holmes Book Co., Oakland, Cal., 1935
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Good. Number 39. 32 pages; paper wrapper. 1,261 entries for specially priced books at $1.00 per volume. Relating to California, non-fiction, and American first editions. Issued by the famous three story Oakland book store.
Seller Inventory # 10663
Published by The Holmes Book Co., Oakland, Cal., 1935
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Good. Catalogue Number 38. 40 pages; paper wrapper. 1,491 items specially priced at $1.00 per volume. Relating to California, non-fiction, and American First Editions. Issued by the famous three story Oakland book store.
Seller Inventory # 10664
Published by Holmes Book Co., Oakland, California, 1948
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Good. 35 pages; paper wrappers with title on the cover. 988 entries Includes over a hundred titles relating to Hawaii and a large section on genealogy. Mostly books on American and the West.
Seller Inventory # 10669
Published by Pierre Beres, New York City, N.Y., 1940
Soft cover. Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Catalogue Number 4.  pages; several illustrations; paper wrapper with title on the cover. Wide ranging selection of books and manuscripts, many relating to art and music. 320 items with annotations. Clean copy.
Seller Inventory # 10670