500 printed. Blue paper over boards with black spine and cover titles, dust jacket printed in black and red, 24.5 by 32 cm, engraved frontis, 53 pp. plus single-page ad for Fowler’s books, illus. Light wear to the edges with minor rubbing to the edges and head and tail of the spine. Includes the scarce printed dust jacket; yellowed with some tiny chips and tears. The armorial bookplate of George G Herrick, printed in gilt, silver, red, green and black mounted to the front free endpaper. The final edition, I believe, of Fowler’s Annuals. The principal contents include “The Bookplates of Dugald Stewart Walker” (of which one is printed on the front pastedown), “The Bookplates of D.Y. Cameron,” “Bookplates Designed by Robert Anning Bell,” “The George Washington Bookplate Myth” by Charles Cornelius, “A Portfolio of Contemporary Bookplates,” “The Tenth Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Bookplates,” and twenty-two illustrations. Fuller, p. 30. (os) Dust jacket present. First Edition.
Title: The Bookplate Annual for 1925
Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),
Edition: Limited ed
Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Alfred Fowler: 1925
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: good
Seller ID: 1847