, 34 pages plus covers. Oblong staple-bound booklet: H 21.5cm x L 28cm. White glossy paper covers. Interior pages are bright and clean. Binding is firm. A fine copy of a quite uncommon publication which, despite its unfortunate brevity, manages to offer an interesting historical and current (to 1986) survey of blacksmithing in Mississippi. Features a Preface by Lauren Rogers Museum of Art Director Estill Curtis Pennington, an Introduction, and an essay "Blacksmithing in Mississippi" on pages 2-4. B/w photographs throughout including five by noted Columbus, Mississippi photographer Birney Imes on pages 11-15 of ornamental blacksmith work by Roger Clifton McRee. The catalog was published to accompany the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art "Samuel Yellin, Metalworker" exhibition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MISSISSIPPI BLACKSMITHING.
Publisher: Laurel, MS: Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, March 1986.
Book Description Valleyview Forge, Canton, Mississippi, USA, 1990. String Tied. Book Condition: Good. Usual library marks. 432 pages. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 013954