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Materials pertaining to the Grabhorn Press bibliography, 1927-1975.
BANC MSS 88/170 c Box 1; BANC MSS 88/170 c Box 2; BANC MSS 88/170 c Box 3; BANC MSS 88/170 c OS Box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Materials pertaining to the Grabhorn Press bibliography, 1927-1975

Creator/Contributor:

Heller, Elinor Raas., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Arnstein, Flora J., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Bender, Albert M. (Albert Maurice), 1866-1941, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Bentley, Wilder, 1900-1989, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Lewis, Oscar, 1893-1992, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Sutro, Alfred, 1869-1945, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Wilson, Joyce Lancaster., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Magee, David Bickersteth, 1905-1977, Correspondent.

Abstract:

Contains introduction, working notes, and checklists for vol. 1 of the bibliography. Includes letters to Heller from David Magee, and to Heller and Magee from numerous individuals, including Flora Arnstein, Albert M. Bender, Wilder Bentley, Oscar Lewis, Alfred Sutro, and Joyce Wilson, with some 1975 correspondence concerning reprinting vols. 1 & 2. Also includes Elinor Heller's annotated copy of Will Ransom's "Private Presses and Their Books," and a small number of miscellaneous drawings and other materials.

Date:

1927 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Grabhorn Press.
Grabhorn Press -- Bibliography
Printers -- California -- San Francisco

Note:

Related collections: BANC MSS 73/109 c (Grabhorn Press records, 1917-1973); BANC MSS 87/242 c (Grabhorn Press materials, 1933-1979); BANC MSS 94/211 c (Papers concerning the Grabhorn Press, 1971-1977)
Froms part of: Edward H. and Elinor Raas Heller collection.

Physical Description:

print
3 boxes and 1 oversize box (.6 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 88/170 c Box 1
BANC MSS 88/170 c Box 2
BANC MSS 88/170 c Box 3
BANC MSS 88/170 c OS Box 1

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Private presses and their books. 1929 : Ransom, Will, : 1878-1955