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Christopher Columbus

Title
Christopher Columbus / Charles Bertin ; translated by William Jay Smith ; wood engravings by John DePol.
Author
Bertin, Charles.
Publication
[Providence, R.I.] : John Carter Brown Library ; Roslyn, N.Y. : Stone House Press, 1992.

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TextRestricted use *KP (Stone House) 98-320Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
TextPermit needed Berg Coll Smith, WJ ZC6 B444 1992Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320

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Additional Authors
  • DePol, John, 1913-2004.
  • Smith, William Jay, 1918-
  • Fiering, Norman.
  • Gelfand, Morris A. (Morris Arthur), 1908-
  • John Carter Brown Library.
  • Stone House Press (Roslyn, N.Y.) prt
  • Alpha-Pavia Bindery. bnd
Description
85 p. : ill.; 25 cm.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Typefaces (Type evidence) – Monotype Van Dijck.
Note
  • A verse drama.
  • Preface by Norman Fiering.
  • This translation first published in Two plays: Christopher Columbus and Don Juan (Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1970).
  • 200 copies printed on Rives paper from Monotype Van Dijck type.
  • "Illustrations printed in black are from works in the John Carter Brown Library, selected by Norman Fiering ... The original wood engravings, printed in color(s) other than black, are by John De Pol"--Colophon.
  • Illustrations: 6 prints : wood engraving, monochrome ; full-page (1) or smaller. There are also 6 reproductions of prints.
  • Binding: Publisher's gray cloth, designed by George Laws, by Frank Casto, Alpha-Pavia Bindery, New York. Illustrated lining papers.
Call Number
*KP (Stone House) 98-320
ISBN
  • 0937035246 (regular ed.)
  • 0937035254 (deluxe ed.)
LCCN
94188768
OCLC
  • 25996162
  • NYPG98-B1108
Author
Bertin, Charles.
Title
Christopher Columbus / Charles Bertin ; translated by William Jay Smith ; wood engravings by John DePol.
Imprint
[Providence, R.I.] : John Carter Brown Library ; Roslyn, N.Y. : Stone House Press, 1992.
Local Note
*KP copy is no. 1 ; signed by the translator, the artist and the printer/publisher, Morris A. Gelfand.
Berg Coll. copy is no. 22; signed by the translator, the artist and the printer/publisher, Morris A. Gelfand.
Berg Coll. copy contains fall 1991 newsletter from the Stone House Press addressed to Robert A. Wilson, laid in.
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Added Author
DePol, John, 1913-2004. Illustrator
Smith, William Jay, 1918- Translator
Fiering, Norman.
Gelfand, Morris A. (Morris Arthur), 1908- Printer
John Carter Brown Library.
Stone House Press (Roslyn, N.Y.) Printer
Alpha-Pavia Bindery. Binder
Smith, William Jay, 1918- Signer
DePol, John, 1913-2004. Signer
Gelfand, Morris A. (Morris Arthur), 1908- Signer
Research Call Number
*KP (Stone House) 98-320
Berg Coll Smith, WJ ZC6 B444 1992
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