Schoenberg, Wilfred P., S.J.
Title JESUIT MISSION PRESSES In the Pacific Northwest: A History and Bibliography of Imprints, 1876-1899
Book Condition Faint offsetting to endsheets, a narrow band of faint residue to front cover, thus nearly fine, in full red cloth with gilt spine titling, white printing press vignette to front cover; many pages uncut; no dust jacket. Designed by Lawton Kennedy.
Edition First edition, first printing: one of 804 copies produced. 75 pages. Tall octavo.
Publisher (Portland, Oregon): The Champoeg Press, 1957.
Seller ID 47623.00
Tipped-in frontis-portrait of Father Joseph Giorda; tipped-in facsimile of St. Louis Type Foundry statement; additional illustrations. Laid in is original example of item #72, PRECES ET CATECHISMUS, prayers and catechisms in Nez Perce printed in 1909.
Native Americans. Books on Books.