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The Dolphin; a journal of the making of books. Number 2.: PB 263-2003

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Dolphin; a journal of the making of books. Number 2.


Editor: Macy, George
Designer: Dwiggins, William Addison
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Printer: Yale University Press
Binder (person): George McKibbin & Son



With insert, The Drums of Kalkapan (16p), "written in an experiemental uncial character particularly for The Dolphin."

329p ill.; 31cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1935


"Published ... in an edition of two thousand copies. Printed at the Printing-Office of the Yale University Press."--Colophon. Fully bound in black linen, stamped in gold and aluminum.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 263-2003
Primary reference Number: 95811
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 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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