Contents and Arrangement

Prospectus, the Dropmore Press, 1952, 1952

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

4to, unpaginated; illustrations, some in color; catalogue for upcoming publications from the press, including The Holkham Bible Picture Book; Adrian Bury's Shadow of Eros; and Richard St. Barbe Baker's Famous English Trees. Back page provides a list of the limited editions from the press, many of which are marked as out of print. Order form loosely inserted.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


London: The Dropmore Press

Collection History

Processing Information

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

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Prospectus, the Dropmore Press, 1952; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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