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The Roycroft books : a catalogue, and some remarks without prejudice concerning the publications issued from the shop this year : Herein is included an appreciation of East Aurora and its folks, the same casting some light on the origin, workings and possible final destiny of the Roycroft idea.

Author/Creator:
Roycroft Shop.
Publication:
East Aurora : [Roycroft Shop], 1902.
Format/Description:
Book
[4], 32, [4] p., [12] pages of plates : mounted plates ; 21 cm.
Status/Location:
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Other Title:
Book of the Roycrofters
Some books for sale at our shop
Subjects:
Roycroft Shop.
Publishers' catalogs -- United States.
East Aurora (N.Y.) -- Imprints.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) East Aurora.
Notes:
"A social and industrial experiment. By Elbert Hubbard": p. 13-29.
Has 17 photogravures of Roycroft buildings, products, and personnel.
Some copies have cover title: Some books for sale at our shop.
Local notes:
Jean-François Vilain and Roger S. Wieck Collection of Roycroft Press imprints presented to the Penn Libraries in 2012.
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy 1 is bound in full suede, cover has gilt title in double ruled rectangular surround, large incuse logotype below title. Has inscription: "To my Brother Roote (?) in token of a Little Journey to Great Falls (signed) Elbert Hubbard."
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy 2 is bound in paper wrappers with cover title: Some books for sale at our shop.
Penn Provenance:
Vilain, Jean-François, 1942- (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection)
Wieck, Roger S. (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection)
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915 (autograph) (Vilain-Wieck Collection) (copy 1)
Penn Chronology:
1902
Cited in:
McKenna, P. Roycroft, 370
Ogle, David. On a high shelf, OB-072-02
Contributor:
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915.
Roycroft Shop.
Jean-François Vilain and Roger S. Wieck Collection of Private Presses, Ephemera, & Related References (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
84034509