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    Roycroft Founder Elbert Hubbard Signed Limited Edition Book So Here Then Are the Preachments Entitled the City of Tagaste, and a Dream and a Prophecy, hand illumined and also signed by Edith Andrews. (East Aurora, New York: Roycrofters, 1900), first limited edition (#49 of 50 on Imperial Japan Vellum), 21 pages, frontis portrait of Hubbard, 3/4 morocco with marbled boards and endpapers, banded spine with gilt title, top edge gilt, 4to (8" x 10.25"), no dust jacket likely as issued, signed and inscribed also on a free front endpaper "For Dr. & Mrs. Herron, With love and blessings from their friend and brother, Elbert Hubbard May 28th, 1901". A philosopher and writer, Hubbard founded Roycroft, an Arts and Craft movement community in East Aurora, New York. He and his wife were on the Lusitania and died on May 7, 1915 when it was torpedoed by a German submarine. Very good condition with just minor signs of wear on the cover. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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