A Handful of Western Books / a Second Handful of Western Books / a Third Handful of Western Books
Cedar Rapids, IA, Privately printed, 193,519,361,937. 1st edition. Hardcover.Slim 8vo,,All three books in original binding & original glassine wrappers,Dr. Bay (1871-1951) was the Librarian (1928-47) and Emeritus Librarian since 1947, of the John Crerar Library, Chicago. Each of these three books was privately printed in a limited edition of 350 copies for the friends of The Torch Press in Cedar rapids, Iowa, as a Christmas keepsake. The first volume has laid-in loose the publisher's gift card. The third volume has laid-in loose a card which reads: 'With My Best Christmas Wishes / J. Christian Bay'. The binding of the second volume is a bit stressed but still tight. All volumes clean and in very good, to near fine, condition. The delicate glassine wrappers are a bit frayed at the edges, but still in perfectly good condition. Sold as a set of three. Ill.: black-&-white illustrations.
Greenfield BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 9900038052
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 105.75 | £UK 96.5 | JP¥ 13163]
Keywords: Books on the West;;;;;;;;