Item #8728 The Allen Press Bibliography. Lewis Allen, Dorothy Allen.
The Allen Press Bibliography

The Allen Press Bibliography

San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1985. 114pp. Folio [35 cm] Full brown cloth with the title gilt stamped on the backstrip. Near fine. Prospectus laid in. Item #8728

Printed in an edition of 750 copies by Arlen Philpott at the Tamal Land Press. The Allen Press, was a private press based in the San Francisco Bay area, founded in 1939 by husband and wife team Lewis and Dorothy Allen. Lewis Allen met Dorothy Caswell when they both studied at the University of California, Berkeley. The Allens were particularly fascinated by books produced by Aldus Manutius, William Morris, John Henry Nash, and the Grabhorns.

Price: $75.00

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