A VALIANT ENTERPRISE. A History of the Talisman Press 1951 - 1993
(Books About Books) GREENWOOD, Robert
San Francisco The Book Club of California 2007 383 (1) pages. First Edition. Illustrated. Preface by Richard H. Dillon. Prospectus and order blank laid in. Green cloth with gilt spine titling. Quarto.Original plain paper dust wrapper with title added.Edition limited to 350 un-numbered copies. Designed by Jack W. Stauffacher of the Greenwood Press of San Francisco. Printing by Hatcher Press. Founded in Denver as a poetry magazine publisher in 1951, the Greenwood Press moved to San Jose California where "...Greenwood and Baird published and critiqued such leading American poets and essayists as Yvor Winters, Edmund Wilson, William Stafford, Harold Witt and Ann Stanford...it is a story rich in anecdotes about poets and writers, printers and publishers, literary trends and collecting." An AS NEW copy in a FINE plain paper dustwrapper, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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