Warmly inscribed by the author to a fellow printing enthusiast on the second front free end paper. This is # 26 of 300 printed by Grant Dahlstrom, Inc., The Castle Press, Pasadena, CA. Set in Mergenthaler Aldus and Printed on Mouldmade Arches Text. Bound by Kater-Crafts Bookbinders. With a forward by Ward Ritchie. *** Tan paper covered boards with brown cloth backing are clean with little wear, gilt lettering on spine and illustration on front cover are bright and clean. Interior is clean and unmarked.Wonderful map of the United States showing the dates of first known printing "in several states". Binding is solid. Lacking the slipcase which housed the book on publication. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The American Hand Press: Its Origin, ...
Publisher: Curt Zoller Press
Publication Date: 1980
Illustrator: Logan, Herschel C.
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Whittier: The Curt Zoller Press, 1980. Book Condition: Very Good. first edition, hardcover, 300 copies printed by Grant Dahlstrom at the Castle Press; 48,  (colophon) pp., frontispiece and illustrations printed in brown, map endpapers; very good. Bookseller Inventory # ZB1047570
Book Description The Curt Zoller Press, Whittier, CA, 1980. Brown Cloth Sp/Lt Brown Boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: None. Logan, Herschel C. (illustrator). Limited. x, (1) 48 pp. Logan was the proprietor of a small press where he speciallized in miniature books. He was a skilled illustrator as evidenced by the line drawings throughout this book. He did the endpaper map "of the United State showing the date of the first known printing in the several states." This limited edition (#158/300) was printed by Grant Dahlstrom/Castle Press for the Curt Zoller Press. Laid-in is an enveloped TLS from Logan to Mrs Helen Lee, his source for type faces, dated July 6, 1983. Mrs Lee's husband constructed the attractive slipcase which protects this book. Both the book and the case are without flaw, i.e., Media mail postage in USA included in price. Fine. Size: Tall 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 001037
Book Description The Curt Zoller Press, Whittier, Ca, 1980. cloth spine, paper boards. 8vo. cloth spine, paper boards. x, 48 pages. Limited to 300 copies printed by Grant Dahlstrom at his Castle Press; this is one of 275 bound in cloth and Fabriano paper covered boards. Illustrated by the author with a foreword by Ward Ritchie. A brief history of the hand press with many illustrations. Prospectus loosely inserted. Bookseller Inventory # 2483
Book Description The Curt Zoler Press, Whittier, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. First edition, first printing. 8vo. xii,50pp. Cloth spine, gilt; paper over bards with a gilt block of a hand press on the upper board. Map endpapers showing the dates of the first known printing in the several sates. Illustrated. Bibliography. One of 300 copies, this copy unnumbered, but with a lengthy inscription form Herschel and Anne Logan to Bill and Lucille Rasmussen, friends of the press. A fine copy. Issued without dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 18566
Book Description The Curt Zoller Press, Whittier, CA, 1980. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Herschel C. Logan (illustrator). WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR HERSCHEL C. LOGAN on the front free endpaper. A pristine copy to boot of the 1980 1st edition. Tight and Fine in its duotone cloth, with a handsome gilt-design of an American hand-press adorning the front panel. Octavo, illustrations by the author and a foreword by the great Western publisher Ward Ritchie. Bookseller Inventory # 13983