East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters, 1907. First edition. Leather bound. 161pp. Duodecimo [18.5 cm] 1/4 brown leather with tan paper over boards, and the title and an ornamental floral design on the front cover. Brown endpapers. Top edge gilt. Very good. The extremities are very subtly rubbed and soiled, and there are several small tears in the leather of the spine. The longest tears measuring approximately 1/4" long. The leather overlaps near the foot of the backstrip. The text block is cracked at the beginning. Item #41319
The Roycroft artisan community founded by Elbert Hubbard in East Aurora, New York was the first and most successful purveyor of Arts and Crafts in the nation.