THE LETTER OF COLUMBUS ON HIS DISCOVERY OF THE NEW WORLD
Place Published: Los Angeles
Publisher: USC Fine Arts Press by [Bieler Press
Date Published: 1989
Book Id: 103302
Quarter morocco and paper over boards. Facsimiles
One of 300 numbered copies (of 326) designed by Gerald Lange handset in Monotype Poliphilus and Forum Titling (display) and printed in two colors on Frankfurt Cream mouldmade paper by Robin Price. A facsimile of the 1493 Latin edition printed by Plannck, accompanied by Morison's translation and a Bibliographic Afterword by Lynn F. Sipe. The recipient of the first annual Carl Hertzog Award for Excellence in Book Design. The first book under the imprint, coproduced and distributed by the principals of the Bieler Press.