White Hyacinths

Picture and Note courtesy of Dick Blacher. Comments by Paul Jackson.

White Hyacinths

by Elbert Hubbard, 1907

Note: # 149 of 207. This binding is believed to be by Louis Herman Kinder.

 This book measures 7" x 4 5/8" and has 161 pages. The body of text is in Caslon and is printed in 3 colors on Roycroft  watermarked machine made paper. The special edition of 207 (shown above) was bound in 3/4 Levant or full leather and printed on Japan vellum. There are MANY binding variants for this book. It was bound in paper over boards, suede, Alicia, 3/4 Levant, modeled leather and full tooled leather. The title page, colophon, initials and cover were designed by Dard Hunter. 

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