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Notes on the history of the Elston Press of Clarke Conwell & Helen Marguerite O"Kane, 1900-1905

Herbert H. Johnson

Notes on the history of the Elston Press of Clarke Conwell & Helen Marguerite O"Kane, 1900-1905

with bibliographical checklists of Elston Pess books and prospectuses

by Herbert H. Johnson

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Published by Douglas M. Harris in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conwell, Clarke.,
  • O"Kane, Helen Marguerite.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby herbert H. Johnson.
    ContributionsConwell, Clarke., O"Kane, Helen Marguerite.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,127p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22351056M

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Notes on the history of the Elston Press of Clarke Conwell & Helen Marguerite O"Kane, 1900-1905 by Herbert H. Johnson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Notes on the History of the Elston Press traces the history of America's foremost private press from its troubled beginning in New York City in to its untimely closing in New Rochelle, New York, in Clarke Conwell and his artist wife Helen Marguerite O'Kane, proprietors of the press, were avid admirers of the Arts and Crafts style of.

Wilmington, 7 1/2 x xvi,1 pages, 16 plates. Quarter morocco and cloth. Fine. Item # One of 50 specially bound of Herbert Johnson's long awaited history, appraisal, and bibliography of the Elston Press.

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