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Little Rivers: A Book of Essays in Profitable Idleness / Henry Van Dyke

2015.7.304

Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

Henry Van Dyke

Frank Vincent DuMond

First

Charles Scribner's Sons

New York

1903

Publisher's Binding- Art Nouveau

Margaret Armstrong

Signed Margaret Armstrong art nouveau design of intertwining leaf, flower, and dragonflies in gilt, pale blue and green stamped on navy blue cloth. Gilt titles and design to spine. Monogram at top center. One of a series of uniform bindings designed by Armstrong for Van Dyke titles issued by Scribners.

The Art of American Book Covers 1875-1930 / Richard Minsky

Featured on page 66-67.

Margaret Armstrong and American Trade Bindings (1991)

Gullans & Espey 279

Bound for Beauty: Highlights from the Roberts Collection

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