San Francisco: Herbert and Peter Fahey, 1951. Edition: First edition. A handsome manual for those interested in fine bookbinging, written, printed and published by the Faheys of San Francisco. This set of unbound sheets was purchased by a local San Francisco binder, who did not get around to binding it.
Books For Binders
San Francisco: Grabhorn-Hoyem, 1968. Edition: First edition, one of 400 copies. ¶ A wonderful compilation of the whimsical work of San Francisco printer and publisher Jane Grabhorn. This set of unbound sheets was purchased directly from Grabhorn-Hoyem by a local aspiring binder, who never got around to binding it.
San Francisco: Grabhorn-Hoyem, 1970. Edition: First Grabhorn-Hoyem edition, one of 300 copies. ¶ A charming story about Florence Nightingale's pet owl, written by her sister and published in a highly limited edition in about 1855 for private distribution. This second edition was edited by San Francisco bookseller David Magee and...