New York: The Century Co., 1900,
First Edition. octavo, brown cloth with maroon cloth spine label. T.e.g. 403 pp. The Century Co., Item #30028
The first in De Vinne's useful The Practice of Typography series. Extensively illustrated. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by De Vinne on the preliminary page, "To Mr W. S. Booth with compliments of Theo. L. De Vinne." Tipped in is a 1 page autograph letter signed by De Vinne to Booth, "Title-Pages is still in limbo. It does not appear that I can get consent of Grolier Club for the extra copies I ordered...Yours cordially, Teo. L. De Vinne". Also signed by W[illiam] S[tone] B[ooth] on the front endpaper. Booth authored books on Shakespeare and Bacon. Very minor wear to top and bottom of spine which is darkened. Hinges solid.
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