Lot 3: (ALLEN PRESS.) Allen, Lewis and Dorothy. The Allen Press Bibliography.Platinum House
October 11, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (ALLEN PRESS.) Allen, Lewis and Dorothy. The Allen Press Bibliography. Printed in vermilion, blue and green. Illustrated with tipped-in samples from past printings, woodcuts, etc.; title-page with vine design by Mallette Dean hand-colored by Dorothy Allen. Folio, beige fabric hand-blocked with Lion device by Fortuny, Venice; slipcase; prospectus laid in. Greenbrae, 1981
Notes: special copy inscribed by the allens for herman and aveve cohen of the chiswick book shop: "who, for forty years, have contributed greatly to our progress in printing." From a total edition of 140 copies. Allen Press 46.