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Master of the Vineyard / Myrtle Reed

2015.7.281

Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

1900s

8-1/4 in

Myrtle Reed

Blendon Campbell

First

New YorkLondon

New York

United StatesEngland

North America

1910

Knickerbocker Press

New York

New York

United States

North America

Publisher's Binding- Art Nouveau

Margaret Armstrong

Art Nouveau gilt and purple grapevine design by Margaret Armstrong in a signed binding with the initials "MA" located outside of the vine circle, towards the bottom right. One of a set of Reed titles issued at various times by Putnam. Bound in lavender cloth with elaborate gilt spine decoration and titling. Top edge gilt. Deckled page edges.

Second printing 1910 a month after publication.

Margaret Armstrong Binding Collection (Library of Congress)

Margaret Armstrong and American Trade Bindings (1991)

Gullans & Espey 211

Bound for Beauty: Highlights from the Roberts Collection

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