White Hyacinths


Another full Levant copy of White Hyacinths. Binding attributed to Louis Kinder. From the collection of Jean Francois Vilain.

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

White Hyacinths

by Elbert Hubbard 1907

#78 of 207 binding by Louis 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 full Levant 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 of the regular blind stamped suede variant were designed by Dard Hunter. 

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