Contemplations courtesy of Boice Lydell

Pictures courtesy of Roycroft Historian Boice Lydell. Commentary by Paul Jackson.

Contemplations

Being Several Short Essays, Helpful Sermonettes, Epigrams and Orphic sayings from the Writings of Elbert Hubbard.

# 2 of 100
Probable Kinder binding

Comment: This book measures 11" x 8 3/4" and has 120 pages. The text body is set in McFarland and 100 copies were printed on Japan Vellum and bound 3/4 leather or full Levant. The regular edition was printed on Boxmoor paper and bound in paper over boards with a suede spine and corners. This book was also bound in modeled leather. Richard Kruger designed the ornamentation, the composition was by Charles Rosen, and the press work was done by Otto Franz.

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