Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
San Francisco, CA, United States
DoneThu, Sep 7, 2017 6:00 PM GMT
Rare Books & Manuscripts
Over 250 lots of rare, valuable, and significant material in many subject areas, from early folio printings of Shakespeare plays and books of the Bible to fine printings from the Doves and Kelmscott Presses, with important medical and scientific works, breakthroughs in Egyptology, uncommon art and photography books, and more. The Fred Bennett Collection of the Book Club of California includes virtually all of the Club?s publications, with many special copies, from copy no. 1 of the very first book, specially bound, onward. Many of the leaf books have additional leaves, and a number of the books are signed by the printers or others involved in their production.