(Leaf Book)

C-S, The Master Craftsman: An Account of the Work of T. J. Cobden-Sanderson.

Harper Woods: Adagio Press, 1969. Folio. 54pp. With a Preface by Strouse and a Note by the Printer, Leonard F. Bahr. From an edition of 329, this is one of seventy-five copies with a Bible leaf on handmade paper and a quarto leaf on vellum. In this copy, the paper leaf is from the Apocryphal Book of Tobit, and the vellum is from Act III of Goethe's Faust. Signed by Bahr at the colophon. Very fine in cloth-backed marbled boards by the Campbell-Logan Bindery. Laid in is a reproduction of a photograph of Cobden-Sanderson and Emery Walker, mounted on yellow paper. Bookplate of former owner to front pastedown. Item #30667

Price: $1,500.00

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