In Quest of the Perfect Book: Reminiscences & Reflections of a Bookman; The Kingdom of Books (2 volumes). William Dana Orcutt.

In Quest of the Perfect Book: Reminiscences & Reflections of a Bookman; The Kingdom of Books (2 volumes)

Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1926-1927. Limited Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 316; 290pp. 3/4 parchment vellum with brown paper over boards. Top edge gilt. Deckled fore-edges. Brightly colored frontispiece illustrations. Illustrated throughout. Both books are in near fine condition, with light bumping at the spine ends. In thin card slipcases (good only), with a number of long splits in the edges, and a loss to one of the bottom edges. Oddly, with regards to the first slipcase, the paper title label is on the top of the slipcase, rather than on the spine. Item #57695

The first volume is Copy 264 in an edition limited to 350 copies. Volume 2 is copy number 415 in an edition limited to 450 copies. Both have been signed by Orcutt on the limitation page.

Price: $200.00

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