Pig Pen Pete courtesy of Robert Rust
The decorative border above was designed by Dard Hunter. It was also used in the book White Hyacinths.
Book and pictures courtesy of Robert Rust. Comments by Paul Jackson.
Pig Pen Pete
Some Chums of Mine
by Elbert Hubbard, 1914
The book measures 7 1/2" x 5 1/4" and has 221 pages. The text body was set in Monotype 78J and printed in two colors on Japan Vellum. Dard Hunter designed the title page, initials and running heads. The binding above is modeled leather but it was also bound in stamped leather, full Levant and 3/4 Levant with some copies hand illumined.
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