Christmas Poems.

By: James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916).

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LIMITED EDITION of 241 copies, design, hand-typesetting and production by Ward Schori, poems typeset by Chuck Davis and printed photo-offset, headings, title page and miscellaneous matter handset by Schori, end-grain wood engraving by Sarah Chamberlain printed letterpress from the block. Miniature Book. 1 13/16 x 1 1/2 inches. Unpaginated. [38] pp. Half-title, double-page title page with red decorations, red decorations throughout the text, woodcut illustration; text clean, unmarked. White cloth stamped in blue, including an illustration on the front cover designed by Andre Chappaz, top edge gilt; binding square and tight. Fine. James Whitcomb Riley was an American writer, poet, and best-selling author. During his lifetime he was known as the Children's Poet for his humorous and sentimental poems. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th Cent. US Miniature Books, No. 2565.

Title: Christmas Poems.

Author Name: James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916).

Illustrator: Sarah Chamberlain.

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Evanston, IL:, The Press of Ward Schori,: 1982

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: IY915-077

Keywords: James Whitcomb Riley, Christmas Poems, Miniature Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition, The Press of Ward Schori, Sarah Chamberlain, Woodcut