12mo, cloth backed illustrated boards. 52, (7)pp., illustrated. One of 650 copies printed at the Castle Press. This is the third book published by The Book Club supported by the Special Fund established in memory of Dorothy and David Magee. Fine copy in dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Paul Landacre.
Publisher: The Book Club of California, .
Publication Date: 1982
Book Description The Book Club of California, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near fine. Dust Jacket Condition: very good. First edition. 52pp plus index. Duodecimo [18.5 cm] in decorative boards in plain jacket. Jacket is about 1/4" shorter than the book itself, so the upper extremities of the book are very lightly smudged where expsode, else book is Fine; slight soiling to jacket. Interior is clean and bright. Posthumous tribute to the noted engraver and printmaker. Bookseller Inventory # 47488
Book Description The Book Club of California, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. One of 650 copies printed, at the Castle Press. Small octavo. 59 pp. Black cloth backstrip, spine lettered in gilt, over printed paper boards. With the original unprinted cream dust jacket. A short portrait of the great southern California wood-engraver, by a great southern California printer. Jacket shows a bit of rubbing, book about fine. Bookseller Inventory # 1146
Book Description The Book Club of California, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies. Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 169. 12mo. 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches. (59) pp. Illustrated title page, black-and-white engravings by Paul Landacre; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-titled black cloth spine, decorative paper over boards, decorative end-papers, plain white paper dust jacket; binding square and tight, some black spots on rear of dust jacket. Very Good. Designed by Ward Ritchie and printed by George Kinney at the Castle Press, printed with Goudy Thirty type on machine made paper. Includes 16 Landacre engravings, many printed directly from the original blocks. A very personal recollection of Paul Landacre by his close friend Ward Ritchie. Paul Landacre (1893-1963) is now recognized as one of the United States' finest wood engravers, although he struggled throughout his career due to disabilities. Included in the Rounce and Coffin Club Exhibition of Western Books, and is the third book supported by the Special Fund at the Book Club of California established by Dorothy and David Magee. REFERENCE: Harlan, The Two Hundredth Book, No. 169. Bookseller Inventory # GG217-042
Book Description The Santa Susana Press, Northridge, California, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Paul Landacre (illustrator). 1st Edition. First edition. Octavo. B/W illustrations by Paul Landacre. Original gilt stamped blue cloth. No dust jacket as issued with errata leaf laid in loose at end. Fine. 33 pages. One of 199 copies signed by Ward Ritchie. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2221555
Book Description Santa Susana Press 1978, 1978. First Edition. SOME BOOKS WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY PAUL LANDACRE, Santa Susana Press, 1978, first edition, fine without dust-wrapper as issued. 1/199 copies SIGNED by Ward Ritchie. This copy is not only additionally SIGNED by Norman E. Tanis, the director of the University Libraries on the colophon page, but is also INSCRIBED by him to Amanda Blanco, a most respected photographer who worked on many Santa Susana Press publications. Bookseller Inventory # 07921