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The fore-edge paintings of John T. Beer : a biographical & historical essay followed by a catalogue raisonné based on the sale of his library : with a prologue, the ABC's of fore-edge painting / Jeff Weber.

Author/Creator:
Weber, Laurence Jefferson, 1954-
Publication:
Los Angeles : Jeff Weber Rare Books, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xxvi, 164 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Other Title:
John T Beer : Fore-edge paintings
Subjects:
Fore-edge painting -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Beer, John T. (John Thomas), ca. 1826-1903 -- Library -- Catalogs.
Notes:
"210 copies printed at the Castle Press, Pasadena. Designed by the author. 200 bound in cloth and jacket. 7 bound in Niger morocco, slip-case. 3 copies with fore-edge painting by Martin Frost"--Cololphon.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Allan G. Chester and Florence K. Chester Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Richard L. Sperry, WG'67, Endowment for Rare Books and Manuscripts Collections.
Penn Provenance:
Weber, Jeff (autograph)
Penn Chronology:
2005
Contributor:
Castle Press, printer.
Allan G. Chester and Florence K. Chester Fund.
Richard L. Sperry, WG'67, Endowment for Rare Books and Manuscripts Collections.
OCLC:
68567331