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Large collection of ephemeral printings from members of the Moxon Chappel, small private press printers of Northern California, plus other fine press ephemera

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Title: Large collection of ephemeral printings from members of the Moxon Chappel, small private press printers of Northern California, plus other fine press ephemera Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: 1957-c.2000 Description: Several hundreds of pieces of fine printing ephemera, including invitations to meetings of the Moxon Chappel, minutes of the meetings, member rosters, by-laws (called "Customs"), witty and unusual items to share with other members, philosophical and political statements, and more. Also some ephemera from other presses, mostly Northern California, prospectuses, etc. Housed in two banker's boxes, and both are full. Large collection of fine printing from the members of the Moxon Chappel, founded in 1957, by seven private printers on the San Francisco Peninsula, J. Ben Lieberman, Lewis Osborne, George Pfeiffer, N. Robert Maines, J. Carroll Mohoney, Robert MacMakin and Alvin Badenhop. George Robert Kane joined the following year (this is his collection, with a number of items addressed to him), followed by J. Wilson McKenney, Paul Quyle, John Arnold Adrian Wilson Clif & Lois Rather, Frederica Postman, Carol Cunningham, Dan Solo and others. A marvelous selection from this association of fine printers and fine partiers. Lot Amendments Condition: Very good to fine condition. Item number: 226870

Informationen zur Auktion
Auktionshaus: PBA Galleries
Titel: Sale 482: Rare Books & Manuscripts - Fine Press - Illustrated Books
Auktionsdatum: 21.06.2012
Adresse: PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
94109 San Francisco, CA
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