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Master of the Vineyard / Myrtle Reed

2015.7.281

Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

Myrtle Reed

Blendon Campbell

First

G.P. Putnam's Sons

New YorkLondon

New York

United StatesEngland

North America

1910

Knickerbocker Press

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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