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The White Shield / Myrtle Reed


Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings


8-1/4 in

Myrtle Reed

Dalton Stevens


New York

New York

United States

North America


Knickerbocker Press

New York

New York

United States

North America

Publisher's Binding- Art Nouveau

Margaret Armstrong

Cover has elaborate art nouveau border and lily design stamped in gilt, white, and burgundy. Bound in lavender cloth. One of a set of Reed titles issued at various times by Putnam. Top edge gilt. Deckled page edges. Signed binding, monogram "MA" in right corner, inside the border.

First edition, first printing.

Margaret Armstrong Binding Collection (Library of Congress)

Margaret Armstrong and American Trade Bindings (1991)

Gullans & Espey 213

Bound for Beauty: Highlights from the Roberts Collection

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