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Author Ritchie, Ward, 1905-1996

Title Of bookmen & printers : a gathering of memories / by Ward Ritchie.

Imprint Los Angeles, Calif. : Dawson's Book Shop, c1989.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference, Storage    R 920.4 RIT    Available
Description 189 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents 1. A bookman's Los Angeles in the 1930s -- 2. Jake Zeitlin, when he was joyous young -- 3. Paul Lanacre, artist and wood engraver -- 4. Merle Armitage, his many loves and varied lives -- 5. Robinson Jeffers, recollections of the poet -- 6. Jane Grabhorn, the roguish printer of the Jumbo Press -- 7. Paris adventure with Fran̨cois-Louis Schmied -- 8. John Cage, the maniac of music -- 9. St. John Hornby and the Ashendene Press -- 10. A requiem for Lawrence Clark Powell -- 11. Virginia City and the Genesis of a cookbook -- 12. Index.
Subject Publishers and publishing -- California -- Los Angeles.
Printers -- California -- Los Angeles.
Added Title Of bookmen and printers
ISBN 0870932756

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