No. 55 of 200 printed. Staple-bound, card wraps, 19.7 by 25.4 cm, 117 pp., illus. Near fine. This volume of the Year Book acted as a membership directory with the name, address and a short bio of each member – both individuals and institutions – and notes on their bookplate. An appendix lists all members, past and present. Over seventy illustrations are joined by forty-five tipped-in member bookplates – an amazing collection. Some of the plates included are for Francis Wilbur Allen, Carlyle S. Baer (2), Joseph Domjan, The Free Library of Philadelphia, Doris Frohnsdorff, Louis Ginsberg, William V. Hollander, Huntingston Library, Dan Burne Jones, Clare Ryan Talbot, Robert B. Turnbull, etc., and some of the designers include Charles R. Capon, Harry J. Oshiver, Leo Wyatt, Lynd Ward, E. Helene Sherman, Harry M. French, James Fahnestock, Cleora Wheeler, etc. First Edition.
Title: American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers Year Book 1971/72 – Membership Directory 1973
Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),
Edition: Limited ed
Publisher: Pasadena, CA, ASBC&D: 1973
Book Condition: Near Fine
Seller ID: 2070