City child : poems / by Selma Robinson ; with decorations by Rockwell Kent.
- New York : Colophon Ltd., 1931. , ©1931
- New Rochelle : Walpole Printing Office
64 pages : illustrations, plates ; 22 cm
Private press books (Printing)
Shogun Japanese (Paper)
- Place of Publication:
- United States New York (State) New Rochelle.
United States New York (State) New York (City)
- "Copyright, 1931, by Selma Robinson. This first edition is printed by arrangement with Farrar & Rinehart, Inc."--verso of title page.
"This book, one of three hundred copies each signed by the author and by the artist exclusively for subscribers to the Colophon, a book-collectors' quarterly, was printed on Shogun Japanese paper at the Walpole Printing Office in New Rochelle, and bound by Peter Franck ... This copy being number --. [Signed] Selma Robinson. Rockwell Kent his mark [red heart].
- Local notes:
- Kislak Center Vilain-Wieck Collection of Private Presses copy purchased by the Penn Libraries in 2013.
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy is number 206.
- Penn Provenance:
- Vilain, Jean-François, 1942- (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy)
Wieck, Roger S. (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy)
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 (autograph) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy)
Robinson, Selma (autograph) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy)
- Penn Chronology:
- Cited in:
- Donnelly & Dobkin, A279 (page 239)
- Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971, illustrator.
Franck, Peter, bookbinder.
Colophon Ltd., publisher.
Walpole Printing Office, printer.
Jean-François Vilain and Roger S. Wieck Collection of Private Presses, Ephemera, & Related References (University of Pennsylvania)
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