48pp. From an edition of 500 numbered copies, this is one of a unknown number marked with Roman numerals and in a variant binding. This copy includes a letter from the proprietor of the Press, Pall W. Bohne, to miniature books publisher Jack Levien, dated 22 April 1969. In the letter, Bohne thanks Levien for exchanging miniature books with him, and then goes on to discuss another prominent figure in the miniature book world, binder Bela Blau, whose work Bohne praises. He goes on to discuss the new printing press he recently acquired and was in the process of restoring. He ends, "Since the whaling book you got from Dawson's was bound with grey boards I am sending the blue variation for a change." Illustrated in black & white, with decorations and initials printed in teal. Fine in blue paper boards backed in black leather with gilt titling. (Bradbury, p. 29). (2 1/2 by 1 7/8; 64x47mm). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Highlights in the History of American ...
Publisher: Bookhaven Press
Publication Date: 1968
Illustrator: Bohne, Pall W.
Book Description Bookhaven Press, Rosemead 1968, 1968. Condition: Fine. 2 1/2 x 1 7/8 inches, 47 pages, boards with leather spine, This is the second book from Bookhaven Press, which is the personal press of the author, who also functions as illustrator, typographer, compositor, printer and bookbinder. Limited edition: one of 500 copies edition. Fine. Seller Inventory # MB27541S
Book Description Bookhaven Press, (Rosemead, CA), 1968. Bohne, Pall W. (illustrator). 48pp. One of 500 numbered copies. Illustrated in black & white, with decorations and initials printed in teal. The second publication of the Bookhaven Press, operated by Pall W. Bohne, who wrote, illustrated, printed, and bound the book. Fine in gray mottled paper boards backed in black leather with gilt titling. (Bradbury, p. 29). (2 1/2 by 1 7/8; 64x47mm). Seller Inventory # 27024