Crimes Against Criminals

Book and Pictures courtesy of Paulette & Stephen Modiano. Description courtesy of Paul Jackson.

Crimes Against Criminals

by Robert G. Ingersol, 1906

This book measures 8 1/2" x 6" and has 59 pages. The text body is set in Scotch Roman and was printed on Roycroft hand-made watermarked paper. There are etchings by Schneider printed on Japan Vellum between pages 16 and 17 and 8 and 9. The book above was bound in paper over boards with a suede spine, however there are many binding variants. One variant is bound in suede with an etching between pages 32 and 33 another has a frontispiece etching but no other etchings. There are also many binding variants including, paper over boards with a suede spine with a hand colored colophon and title page printed on Fabriano handmade paper, an edition of 174 printed on Imperial Japan Vellum and signed by Elbert Hubbard II bound in 3/4 Levant or 1/2 leather.  Two copies are known to have been bound by Kinder in full Levant.

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