Place Names for Bohemians; From Clubhouse to Grove. Francis P. Farquhar.
Place Names for Bohemians; From Clubhouse to Grove
Place Names for Bohemians; From Clubhouse to Grove

Place Names for Bohemians; From Clubhouse to Grove

Bohemian Grove: Silverado Squatters (Printed by Edwin Grabhorn), 1957. Limited Edition. Wraps. One of 400 copies, quarto size, [19] pp. Fine. Item #CNBR266

A dictionary of places in the Bay Area important to Club members, told tongue-in-cheek; for example, the entry for "Tamalpais" reads (in part) "Big-shots among the authorities are not agreed upon the meaning of the name". A nice piece of ephemera for collectors of either Grabhorn or Bohemian Grove material, in fine condition.

___DESCRIPTION: Original stitched green wrappers, title printed in red to cream paper label on upper wrapper; types Fry's Ornamented, Oxford, and English Blackletter, handset and Baskerville, monotype, quarto size (11.75" by 9"), [1-4] 5-16 [17-18] [19 colophon] pp., limited edition of 400 copies printed for the Silverado Squatters Camp.

___CONDITION: A fine copy; the wraps clean and without wear, unsunned, the stitched binding strong, the interior clean and bright, and entirely free of prior owner markings; crisp, as new.

___CITATION: Grabhorn Bibliography, no. 587.

___POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply as the standard does not always cover costs; please inquire for details.

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Price: $100.00

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