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Cooper, Alvin Carlos: Stroke of midnight, 1949

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Bifolium, 12mo; illustrated prospectus for the second book printed by the press and advertised as "a 20 page booklet illustrated by James Carter and printed in a fine edition by the Hemphill Press". Pamphlet on the press and its previous publication, Robert Hayden & Myron O'Higgins' "The Lion and the Archer" and order form loosely inserted. Printed on blue paper with silver stamping, text in blue and red. Also includes original envelope in which the prospectus came, addressed to E.B. Wulling of LaCrosse, Wisconsin and postmarked Nov 22 1949.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


Author: Cooper, Alvin Carlos

Nashville, Tenn.: Counterpoise

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

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Credit this material:

Cooper, Alvin Carlos: Stroke of midnight; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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