Contents and Arrangement

A catalogue of books printed and for sale, 1937

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

16mo, pp. 15; self-wrappers, minor toning, else fine. Titles form the Press include Dana Kinsman Merrill's "The Development of American Biography. A short history of life-literature in this country from Colonial time to 1930"; George Cameron Stone's "A Glossary of the Construction, Decoration, and Use of Arms and Armor in All Countries and in All Times"; Walter Klinefelter's "Christmas Books," limited to 350 copies; and Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Prologue of the Canterbury Tales," rendered into semi-modern English by Arthur Burrell.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


Portland, Maine: Southworth-Anthoensen Press

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

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Credit this material:

A catalogue of books printed and for sale; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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