Across the Gulf. A Narration of a Short Journey through parts of Yucatan, with a Brief Account of the Ancient Maya Civilization
Half muslin over decorative paper covered boards, deckled edges, paper spine label
by Seymour, Ralph Fletcher
Chicago: Alderbrink Press, 1928. First edition. Half muslin over decorative paper covered boards, deckled edges, paper spine label. About fine, very minor foxing on the deckled edges of a few leaves.. 63 pp. Illus. with 20 b/w woodcuts and 1 folding woodcut map. Author's gift inscription on half-title and signature on colophon; number 165 in an edition of 425 numbered and signed copies. Wonderful woodcuts. Ralph Fletcher Seymour (1876-1966) was an American artist, author, publisher, and noted bookplate designer. Provenance: Gift from the author to Janet Greig (Post), a student, dean of women and the first female trustee at Knox College, where Seynour was an artist in residence.
(Inventory #: 43144)
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