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Dedication : The gift outright: PB 278-2003

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Current Location: In storage


Dedication : The gift outright


Author: Frost, Robert
Printer: Spiral Press
Illustrator: Kredel, Fritz
Typography: Blumenthal, Joseph



By Robert Frost. The inaugural address : Washington D.C., January the twentieth, 1961.

Xxiv, 197 p. illus., ports. 31 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1961


"Printed for the Friends of The Spiral Press," "This book has been made to celebrate an historic event. The edition consists of five hundred copies set in Emerson type and printed at the Spiral Press, New York in March of 1961. The presidential eagle was cut in wood by Fritz Kredel especially for this publication. Typography by Joseph Blumenthal."--Colophon. Museum has copy no. 317.

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Accession number: PB 278-2003
Primary reference Number: 95870
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 December 2014 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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