A Bowl of Quince.

By: Ward Ritchie (1905-1996).

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LIMITED EDITION of 199 copies designed and printed by Grant Dahlstrom at the Castle Press, text set in Linotype Janson and printed on Curtis Rag paper, this is copy number 78. 8vo. 10 x 6 3/4 inches. [vi], 21, [3] pp. Half-title, Irving Block line illustrations on a gold background throughout; text clean, unmarked. Blind- and gilt-stamped navy cloth; binding square and tight, minor rubbing. SIGNED by Ward Ritchie and Irving Block on the colophon. Fine. "A half century ago Ward Ritchie was Peter Lum Quince, an aspiring poet who turned into a printer, making books which he hoped were beautiful. Here, we have resurrected some of those poems of his youth, which we hope also may be considered beautiful." From the introduction by Norman E. Tanis.

Title: A Bowl of Quince.

Author Name: Ward Ritchie (1905-1996).

Illustrator: Irving Block.

Categories: Fine Press, Ward Ritchie,

Publisher: Santa Susana Press: 1977

ISBN Number: 0937048151

ISBN Number 13: 9780937048153

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: IY81514-037

Keywords: Ward Ritchie, A Bowl of Quince, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Santa Susana Press, Grant Dahlstrom