27 - 28 June 2006
HUNTER, Dard. Primitive Papermaking: An Account of a Mexican Sojourn and of a Voyage to the Pacific Islands in Search of information, Implements, and Specimens Relating to the Making & Decorating of Bark-Paper. Chillicothe: Mountain House Press, 1927.
2o. Frontispiece after a print of the Mountain House, numerous tipped-in samples of bark paper, plain and decorated, tipped-in photographs, line illustrations in text. Original vellum, black-lettered on front cover and spine, by Peter Frank, signed on rear lower turn-in; original vellum-backed fleece-lined folding case. Provenance: Bronxville Public Library (inkstamp on title, bookplate); purchased from M. Dauber, 29 January 1965.
LIMITED EDITION, number 157 of 200 copies signed by Hunter.
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