Fine 14 volume set of Roycroft Little Journey books. The books are in good condition with some minor scuffing to the covers of some volumes. All pages are tight and undamaged and the bookmark is present in all volumes. Each book measures 8.5" by 6" and are marked Roycroft.
Fine, clean copy of Roycroft's 1908 Time and Chance. Cover and pages in clean undamaged condition. Leather binding cover also in excellent condition with very minor top edge wear. The book measures 9.5" by 6.5".
Fine copy of Roycroft's "Contemplations" c. 1902, leather binding cover with stamped title, color illumination of the title page, 119 pages. Contains many fine photos of the Roycroft campus interiors and is an excellent read on the community of the period. The book measures 11" by 9" and is in excellent condition with some slight wear to cover edges.
Roycroft "White Hyacinthes" book printed in two colors on Roycroft book paper, gilt gold stamped title and band, silk marker, 45 pages. The book measures 6" by 4.5" and is in excellent condition.
Roycroft "Human Documents" printed in 2 colors on Roycroft book paper and bound in semi-flexible leather, gold stamped title and band, gilt top, silk marker, 57 pages. The book measures 6" by 4.5" and is in excellent condition with original book jacket.
Book "All the Year Round" by James Whitcomb Riley with twelve woodcuts by Gustave Baumann. Each woodcut is accompanied by a Whitcomb poem Published by the Bobbs Merrill Company 1912. This book is in very good condition considering it's age with no tears or foxing. Binding is tight and front and back covers are clean and damage free.
Ralph Waldo Emerson's essay on Self Reliance printed on Japan Vellum, copy 87 of 100, printed and bound by the Roycrofters in 1902. Book is signed by Elbert Hubbard and also by Lily Ess as the Illuminator. Minor spine & top edge wear to leather, otherwise no stains, cracks or wear to binding. Pages are crisp and clean. Measures 8 1/2 by 5 1/4 inches and contains 46 pages. A very fine copy of a rare early Roycroft vellum book.
Excellent full color hard cover experts guide to the beauty and wonder of Handel Lamps by Carole Goldman Hibel, John Hibel, and John Fontaine. 259 pages measuring 9" by 12" in excellent condition. Sure to be a very high level collectible in years to come.