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    Porter Garnett, editor. The Grove Plays of the Bohemian Club. San Francisco: 1918. Collected edition. One of thirty-one unnumbered sets on handmade paper.

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    Porter Garnett, editor. The Grove Plays of the Bohemian Club. San Francisco: H.S. Crocker Company, 1918.

    Collected edition. Three One of thirty-one unnumbered sets on handmade paper. xxix, 219; vii, 274; vii, 282 pages. Unopened pages. Three color frontispieces and thirteen color illustrations by Maynard Dixon, along with photographic images and music. Volume one with folding map of "The Theatre/ Bohemian Grove/ Sonoma County/ California ... 1917" bound at the back. Illustrated bookplate on front pastedowns. Cloth back with cloth tips over paper covered boards, paper printed title labels on spine. Bindings with light edge wear and faint smudges, small corner bumps, paper title labels rubbed with minor loss to print. Endpapers discolored, bookseller's pencil notes on front free endpapers, folding map with edge wear and corner creases. Pages with edge wear, some roughly opened pages and few edge tears. Nonetheless a very good or better set. From the collection of California bibliophile Melba Berry Bennett.



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