[Specimens of manuscript and fine printing a portfolio of original leaves taken from rare and notable books.

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Published by Foliophiles in New York .

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ContributionsFoliophiles, Inc., New York
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Pagination21 pieces.
Number of Pages21
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It includes jest books, books in dialect, and humor books by hundreds of American authors. Fine Printing With special emphasis on the Bay Area, this collection contains nearly complete collections of such notable private presses as Grabhorn, L. & D. Allen, John.

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