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    A Group of Beautiful Small Press Books

    Four Small Press Books, including: Philip H. Wicksteed. Our Lady's Tumbler. Portland: Thomas B. Mosher, 1900. Limited to 4 copies on pure vellum of which this is number 4 and signed by the publisher. Fine condition. [and:] T. J. Cobden-Sanderson. Ecce Mundus: Industrial Ideals and the Book Beautiful. Hammersmith: Hammersmith Publishing Society, 1902. First edition. A near fine copy. [and:] T. J. Cobden-Sanderson. The Arts and Crafts Movement. Hammersmith: Hammersmith Publishing Society, 1905. First edition. Near fine. [and:] [Cato] Cato's Moral Distichs: Reproduced from the Edition Printed in Philadelphia in 1735 by Benjamin Franklin. [Los Angeles]: Book Club of California, 1939. First thus and limited to 250 copes. A near fine copy.

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    Four Small Press Books, including: Philip H. Wicksteed. Our Lady's Tumbler. Portland: Thomas B. Mosher, 1900. Limited to 4 copies on pure vellum of which this is number 4 and signed by the publisher on limitation page. Octavo. 30 pages. Publisher's full vellum with ribbon closures. Housed in publisher's paper slipcase. Hint of darkening along spine. A fine copy. [and:] T. J. Cobden-Sanderson. Ecce Mundus: Industrial Ideals and the Book Beautiful. Hammersmith: Hammersmith Publishing Society, 1902. First edition. Octavo. Unpaginated. Publisher's quarter vellum with beige paper boards. Softly bumped corners. A near fine copy. [and:] T. J. Cobden-Sanderson. The Arts and Crafts Movement. Hammersmith: Hammersmith Publishing Society, 1905. First edition. Octavo. Unpaginated. Publisher's quarter vellum with beige paper boards. Softly bumped corners with minor darkening to backstrip. A near fine copy. [and:] [Cato] Cato's Moral Distichs: Reproduced from the Edition Printed in Philadelphia in 1735 by Benjamin Franklin. [Los Angeles]: Book Club of California, 1939. First thus and limited to 250 copes. Octavo. Unpaginated. Publisher's full green cloth with gilt stamping on front and spine, and triple blind-ruling on front board. Modestly rubbed with some sunning to backstrip. A near fine copy.



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