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The Grabhorn Press : a biography: PB 55-2003

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The Grabhorn Press : a biography


Author: Wentz, Roby
Publisher: Book Club of California
Printer: Grace Hoper Press
Dean, Mallette



By Roby Wentz

151 p., [22] p. of plates (one folded) : ill ; 29 cm

Place(s) associated

  • San Francisco
  • Aptos

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1981


"750 copies printed at The Grace Hoper Press in Aptos, California. The initials are by Mallette Dean. Publication number 168 of The Book Club of California..."--Colophon. Title page in red and black. Chapter initials in red. Quarter bound in beige cloth with decorated paper sides (orange, yellow and white) over boards; title in gold on spine.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 55-2003
Primary reference Number: 94619
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 August 2012 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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