Item #14042 Adventures with Authors. Ward Ritchie.
Adventures with Authors.
Adventures with Authors.

Adventures with Authors.

[Laguna Beach, California: Laguna Verde Imprenta], 1978. One of about fifty copies printed on an1865 Albion hand press by Ward Ritchie. The text is based on a talk given to members of the Zamorano Club. Ritchie discusses his experiences with Robinson Jeffers, Gertrude Stein, Robert Graves, Laura Riding, Somerset Maugham, and others. Decorative title-page in yellow, red, green and black. Decorative initials in red, printer’s device in green on colophon. A fine copy. Red, black and cream marbled wrappers with decorative labels on front and back covers. Octavo. . [32] pp. Item #14042

“this short account…is here printed as a vehicle to show some initial letters designed for me by the late Polish sculptor and painter, Stanislaw Szukalski. They were cut in wood by a young employee named Digges Graves and for more than forty years have been buried to be exhumed and printed here for the first time.”.

Laguna Verde Imprenta Bibliography, 11.

Price: $650.00

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