Presses and Printers Collection
Preliminary Guide to the Presses and Printers Collection, ca. 1918-2011
Collection number: Printers Mss 31Department of Special Collections
University of California, Santa Barbara
- Processed by:
- Preliminary arrangement and description by Special Collections staff
- Date Completed:
- Oct. 7, 2009
- Latest revision:
- A. Demeter, Sept. 13, 2011
- Encoded by:
- A. Demeter
23 Sandy Gallery (Portland, OR)
ABI Books (Santa Barbara)
Abraxas (Ontario, Canada)
Academy Publishing (Santa Barbara)
Adagio Press (Harper Woods, MI)
Albers, Gary E. (Santa Barbara)
Alcatraz Editions (Santa Cruz, CA)
Alcuin Society (Vancouver, BC)
Alembic Press (Oxford)
Allen Press (Kentfield, CA)
Alternative Press Centre (Toronto)
Am Here Books (Santa Barbara)
American Heritage (Marion, OH)
Ampersand Club (MN)
Angels Gate Cultural Center (San Pedro, CA)
Annular Publications (Santa Barbara)
Anvil Press (Lexington, KY)
Anvipa Press (Goleta)
Apple Tree Alley, Press of (Lewisburg, PA)
Aquarian Ministry / Society (Santa Barbara)
Arabesque (Santa Barbara)
Arcadian Press (Racine, WI)
Arion Press (incl. VHS video)
Art Press (Independence, MO)
Artichoke Editions (Mountain View, CA)
Artichoke Yink Press (Brooklyn, NY)
Art Works / Book Arts (Santa Monica)
Arundel Books (Los Angeles)
Ashendene Press (London)
Ashlar Press (Long Island, NY)
Ashling Press (Co. Clare, Ireland)
Asylum Arts (Santa Maria)
Atavistic Press (Santa Barbara)
Backwoods Press (Ceres, VA)
Bandana / Bandanna Books
El Barbareño, Press of (Santa Barbara)
Barton, Carol (Glen Echo, MD)
Basilisk Press (London)
Bay Press (Seattle, WA)
Beehive Press (Savannah, GA)
Bench Press (Columbia, SC)
Berliner, Harold (Nevada City, CA)
Bieler Press (Marina Del Rey, CA)
Bird and Bull Press (Newtown, PA)
Bird in Hand Press
Bissinger, Mildred Sherrod
Black Bird Press (Upland, CA)
Black Sparrow Press - John Martin (Santa Barbara)
Black Sun Press
Bliss, Anna Campbell (Salt Lake City)
Blue Barrel Press
Blue Earth Press
Boar's Head Press (Heathercombe, Devon)
Bombshelter Press (Hermosa Beach, CA)
Book Arts Press (Columbia University, NY)
Book Club of California (San Francisco)
Book Collectors' Quarterly (New York)
Booklyn Artists Alliance (Brooklyn, NY)
Bridge Press (VT)
Brighton Press (San Diego, CA)
Bronte Press (IL)
Brooding Heron Press
Brothers of the Book (Chicago, IL)
Brown-Browne, Ltd (Santa Barbara)
Bruggeman, Inga (Portland, OR)
Bullnettle Press (San Francisco)
Burning Books Press (Los Angeles)
Burning Deck Books (RI)
Butler, Eugenia P. (Los Angeles)
Cadmus (Santa Barbara)
Califia Books (San Francisco)
Cambridge University Press
Capra Press (Santa Barbara)
Capricorn Press (Santa Barbara)
Carpenter, Kenneth & Patricia
Cayucos Books (Santa Barbara)
Cencebaugh, Julie (New York)
Center for Book Arts (New York)
Center for the Book (Mills College, Oakland, CA)
Center for the Book (Iowa City)
Center for the History of the Book (New York)
Chan, Irene (Washington, DC)
Channel Press (Great Neck, NY)
Cheloniidae Press (Easthampton, Mass.)
Cheney, Wm. M.
Chilmark Press (New York)
Chiswick Book Shop Inc.
Chorobates, At the Sign of - C. P. Rollins
Christopher's Books (Santa Barbara)
Circle Press (Surrey, England)
Claremont Colleges (CA)
Clarion Publishing (Hampshire)
Clark (Arthur H.) Company (Spokane, WA)
Coffee House Press (Minneapolis)
Colines, Simon (Paris)
Colt Press (San Francisco)
Companion Press (Santa Barbara)
Concord Grove Press (Santa Barbara)
Connolly Printing and Publishing (Santa Barbara)
Continental Type Founders Association, Inc. (New York)
Copper Canyon Press (Port Townsend, WA)
Corsair Press (New York)
Covenant Press / Laurel Hill Press
Cowell Press - Gary Young
C & P Press
Cranach Press (Weimar)
Crane & Co. (Dalton, Mass.)
Cranium Press (San Francisco)
Creative Books (Marseille)
Cresset Press (London)
Crossed Quills Press (Santa Barbara)
CTL Presse (Hamburg)
Cummins, Maureen (High Falls, NY)
Daniel, John (Santa Barbara)
Dawson's Book Shop (Los Angeles)
De Walden Press (Qualicum Beach, BC)
Didymus Press (New York)
Dieu Donne (New York)
Dodd, Mead & Co. (New York)
Doggeral Press (Montecito, CA)
Double Elephant Press
Dov Press (Washington, DC)
Editoriale Padus (Mantova, Italy)
Elizabeth Press (Berkeley, CA)
Elm Press (Wellingford, PA)
Elysium Press (North Pomfret, VT)
Em Press (Mill Valley, CA)
Engdahl Typography (Vineburg, CA)
English Wood-Engraving Society (London)
E. P. Dutton & Co. (New York)
Eugrammia Press (London)
Faithorn Co. (Chicago)
Fanfrolico Press (London)
Fat Frog Press (San Bruno, CA)
Favil Press (Kensington, England)
Filter Press (Tuscaloosa, AL)
First Press (Santa Barbara)
Fleece Press (West Yorkshire, England)
Flying Fish Press (Berkeley, CA)
Foolscap Press (Santa Cruz, CA)
Freeman, Brad (Atlanta, GA)
Frigge, Karli (Netherlands)
Furtwängler, Felix M. (Berlin)
Gallery 303 (New York)
Gallinas Press (Laguna Beach, CA)
Gehenna Press (Rockport, ME)
Genns, Whitney T. (Santa Barbara)
Gentry Press (San Francisco then New York)
Georgian Press / Richard W. Ellis (Westport, CT)
Gilbar, Steven (Santa Barbara)
Gill, Eric (Wales)
Goddard, Dwight (Santa Barbara)
Godine, David (Brookline, Mass.)
Golden Cockerel Press (Reading, England)
Golden Eagle Press (Mount Vernon, NY)
Goudy, Frederic W.
Grabhorn Press (San Francisco)
Grabhorn - Hoyem (San Francisco)
Granary Books (New York)
Granary Books (New York)
Gravel Press (San Francisco)
Green Leaf Press
Greenhouse Review Press
Gregynog Press (Montgomeryshire, Wales)
Grey Spider Press (Sedro-Wooley, WA)
Grolier Club (New York)
Gross (Roni) Design
Guevara Press (Santa Barbara)
Guild of Book Workers
Gutierrez, F. de P. (Santa Barbara)
Hamilton Press (Venice, CA)
Hand Bookbinders of California
Hand Papermaking, Inc. (Beltsville, MD)
Hanmer, Karen (Glenview, IL)
Hanuman Books (Madras, India)
Harbor Press (New York)
Harrassowitz, Otto (Weisbaden, Germany)
Harvard University Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
Harvest Publishers (Santa Barbara)
Hauswedell, Dr. Ernst & Co. (Hamburg)
Hawthorne House (Windham, CT)
Hebberd, Wallace (Santa Barbara)
Heebner, Mary - simplemente maria press (Santa Barbara)
Heebner, Mary - simplemente maria press (Santa Barbara)
Heller (Joshua) Rare Books, Inc. (Washington, DC)
Heritage Press (New York)
Heron Press (Williamsburgh, Mass.)
Heyeck Press (Woodside, CA)
Hobby Horse (Santa Barbara)
Hobson, Charles (Stinson Beach, CA)
Holiday Press (Chicago)
Holloway Press (Auckland, NZ)
Hoper (Grace) Press (Aptos, CA)
Howell, John (San Francisco)
Hoyem, Andrew (San Francisco)
Hubris Press (Chapin, SC)
Huntington Library Press
Imprint Society (Barre, Mass.)
Indiana University Press
Indulgence Press (Minneapolis)
INK-A! Press - Inge Bruggeman (Portland, OR)
International Bookfinders (Beverly Hills, CA)
Iron Bear Press (San Diego, CA)
Ives Street Press (Sweden, ME)
JAB Books (New Haven, NY)
JAB: The Journal of Artists' Books
Jackson, Roger (Ann Arbor, MI)
Jalex Books (Felton, CA)
Janus Press - Claire Van Vliet (West Burke, VT)
J.D. Grahame Cracker Press (Baltimore, MD)
Jenny-Press (New Haven, CT)
Johns Hopkins University Press (Baltimore & London)
Joseph the Provider (Ralph Sipper; Santa Barbara book dealer)
Jurgens, Ben (Netherlands)
Juvelis, Priscilla (Kennebunkport, ME)
Kaldewey Press (New York)
Kat Ran Press (Florence, Mass.)
Kelsey St. Press (Berkeley, CA)
Kelzer, Marie (San Francisco)
Knockinlash Press (Santa Barbara)
Koch, Peter - Black Cat Gallery (Berkeley, CA)
Korf, Kumi (Ithaca, NY)
Langerman, Elaine (Washington, DC)
Lanston Monotype Machine Co. (Philadephia)
The Lantern (Amsden Studios, Cleveland)
Lantern Press (San Francisco)
Lark Sparrow Press (Evanston, IL)
Laureate Press (Albany, NY)
Libra Press - Ann Morris (Altadena, CA)
Librado Press (Reston, VA)
Lime Kiln Press
Lime Rock Press (Salisbury, CT)
Limited Editions Club (New York)
Little Farm Press (Bath, PA)
Logan Elm Press (Columbus, OH)
Lone Goose Press
Lord John Press (Northridge, CA)
Loujon Press (Tucson, AZ)
LunaSea Press (Brooktondale, NY)
Mad River Press (Richmond, Mass.)
Malpelo (Santa Barbara)
Married Mettle Press (Mount Holly, NJ)
Marshall Creek Press
Maximilian Gesellschaft (Hamburg)
McNally and Loftin, Publishers (Santa Barbara)
Meadow Press (San Francisco)
Meles Vulgaris Press (Cross Plains, WI)
Melville Press (Pacific Palisades, CA)
Memory Press (Plainsboro, NJ)
Mergenthaler Linotype Co. (Brooklyn, NY)
Merrymount Press (Boston, Mass.)
Micawber Fine Editions (Lakewood, CO)
Midnight Paper Sales
Midwestern Books Competition / Committee
Minnesota Center for Book Arts (Minneapolis)
Minnesota Outdoors Press (St. Paul)
M. K. Publishers (St. Petersburg, Russia)
Monotype Corporation (London)
Morris (William) Society
Morse (William) Editions
Moving Parts Press - Felicia Rice (Santa Cruz, CA)
Mudborn Press (Santa Barbara)
Müller und Schindler (Stuttgart, Germany)
Mycron (Florence, Italy)
Mystical Places Press (Wenatchee, WA)
Nadja (Accord, NY)
Nash, John Henry
Native Images Editions (Santa Cruz, CA)
Naughty Dog Press (Iowa City)
News-Press Publishing Co. (Santa Barbara)
New York Public Library, Special Press Collection
Ninja Press (Sherman Oaks, CA)
Nitschke Press / Enigma Press
Nonesuch Press (London & New York)
Oak Knoll Books (New Castle, DE)
Occasional Works (Menlo Park, CA)
Old Colony Press (Ames, IA)
Ye Olde Print Shoppe (Santa Barbara)
Old Stile Press (London then Wales)
Olive Press (Los Olivos, CA)
Orangerie Press (Fullerton, CA)
Osborne, Lewis (Ashland, OR)
Overbook Press (Stamford, CT)
Owen, Claire (Philadelphia, PA)
Oxford University Press
Oyez (Irvine, CA)
PABA Gallery (New Haven, CT)
Pacific Center for the Book (San Francisco)
Pacific Coast Publishing Co. (Santa Barbara)
Pacific Editions - Charles Hobson (San Francisco)
Packet Editions (Woodstock, NY)
Paget Press (Ontario)
Painted Cave Books (Carpenteria)
Paperworks - Barbara Harman (Minneapolis)
Papyrus Institute (Cairo, Egypt)
Para Publishing (Santa Barbara)
Parey, Paul (Hamburg & Berlin)
Peartree Press - James Guthrie
Pennyroyal Press (North Hatfield, Mass.)
Pentagram Press (Minnapolis)
People to People Press
Pequeño Press (Santa Maria, CA)
Perdido Press (New Orleans, LA)
Peregrine Press (Santa Barbara & Salt Lake City)
Perishable Press (Mount Horeb, WI)
Periwinkle Press (Norton, Mass.)
Perpetua Press (Peacham, VT)
Peregrine Smith (Santa Barbara)
Peter, Sarah (New York)
Peter and the Wolf (Oakland, CA)
Peter Pauper Press (New Rochelle, NY)
Petrarch Press (Oregon House, CA)
Pigtail Press (Murphys, CA)
Pine, Gail (Santa Barbara)
Plain Wrapper Press
Plane Tree Press (Lansing, MI)
Plantin Press (Los Angeles)
Poems in Folio
Poetry Bookshop (London)
Pointed Press (Philadelphia)
Poulsen Publishing Service (Santa Barbara)
Pre-Columbian Press - Jack Rau (New York)
Price, Robin (Middletown, CT)
Printery (Kirkwood, MO)
Psyche Press (Cincinnati, OH)
Purgatory Pie Press (New York)
Pynson Printers (New York)
Pyracantha Press (Arizona State University, Tempe)
Quail Press - Tom Killion (Santa Cruz, CA)
Quelquefois Press (Berkeley, CA)
Rampant Lions Press
Randall House (Santa Barbara - book dealer)
Random House (New York)
Rare Book School (Oakland, CA)
Rather Press (Oakland, CA)
Rattlesnake Press (Denver, CO)
Red Angel Press - Ronald Keller (New York)
Red Butte Press (Salt Lake City)
Red Charming (Brooklyn, NY)
Red Hen Press - Shirley Jones (Wales)
Red Howler Press (Lebanon, PA)
Red Hydra Press (Northport, AL)
Red Ozier Press
Red Rose Press
Reese, Harry (Isla Vista, CA)
Reichner, Herbert (Stockbridge, Mass.)
Ritchie, Ward (Los Angeles)
Robbins, John W.
Robinson, Sue Ann (Long Beach, CA)
Rocket Four (Arte Dos Grafico, Kaldewey, Limestone and Turkey Presses)
Rocket Press - Jonathan Stephenson (London)
Roma & Italy Press
Ronart Press, Ltd.
Rosenkilde and Bagger
Ross-Erikson (Santa Barbara)
Rounce & Coffin Club (Los Angeles)
Rounce & Coffin Club - Western Books Exhibit
Roux, Barbara (Huntington, NY)
Rowny (J. F.) Press (Santa Barbara)
Russell, Thomas C.
sailorBoypress (Stevens Point, WI)
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco Center for the Book
San Pasqual Press (Pasadena, CA)
Santa Ana - Junior College Fine Arts Press
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Santa Barbara Press
Santa Susana Press
Santa Teresa Press (Santa Barbara)
Schauer Press (Santa Barbara)
Scolar Press (Yorkshire, England)
Scripps College Press (Claremont, CA)
Scroll Road, Press on (Carrollton, OH)
Shakespeare Head Press (Oxford)
Sherwin Beach Press (Chicago)
Shoestring Press (Orinda, CA)
Shulamis Press (Venice, CA)
Silver Buckle Press (Madison, WI)
Sisyphus Press (San Francisco)
Small Offerings Press (Easthampton, Mass.)
Small Press Book Center (San Francisco)
Small Press Distribution, Inc. (Berkeley, CA)
Society of Printers
Solo Press (Atascadero, then Carpenteria, CA)
Southworth-Anthoensen Press (Portland, ME)
Speak Easy Press (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Spiral Press - Joseph Blumenthal (New York)
Squires, Roy A. (Glendale, CA)
St. Dominic's Press (Ditchling, Sussex)
Stern and Faye (Sedro-Wooley, WA)
Stinehour Press (Lunenburg, VT)
Stone Wall Press (Iowa City)
Street of Crocodiles Printery - Jules Faye (Sedro-Wooley, WA)
Strickler, Thomas Perry
Sun Hill Press (North Brookfield, Mass.)
Sun Press - William Horton (Santa Barbara)
Sunflower Press (Mill Valley, CA)
Sures, Lynn (Wheaton, MD)
Sutton Hoo Press (Winona, MN)
Swamp Press (Oneonta, NY)
Table-Talk Press (Santa Barbara)
Talfourd Press (London)
Taylor and Taylor (San Francisco)
Taylor, W. Thomas (Austin, TX)
Thaumatrope Press - Sidney Berger (UC Riverside)
Thomas, Peter and Donna (Santa Cruz, CA)
Thompson, Michael R. (Los Angeles)
Three Kings Press (Mindelheim, Germany)
Toothpaste Press (West Branch, IA)
Tree Frog Press (Santa Barbara)
Tree Press (Santa Barbara)
Trovillion Private Press (Herrin, IL)
Tsunami Press Archive (Santa Barbara)
Turkey Press (Santa Barbara)
Tuscany Alley, Press in (San Francisco State University)
Unicorn Press (Santa Barbara & NC)
University of Alabama in Huntsville
University of California, Santa Barbara, College of Creative Studies
University of Iowa Center for the Book
University of North Carolina Press
University of Southern California Fine Arts Press
University of Texas at El Paso
Updike, Daniel B.
Valley, Rita (Bridgewater, CT)
Vamp & Tramp (Birmingham, AL)
Verdigris (Octon, France)
Verlag Bibliophile Drucke (Dietikon, Switzerland)
Vermont Stoveside Press
Village Press - Goudy
Village Press - Thornhill
Vintage Press (OR)
Walpole Press (Mount Vernon, NY)
Warwick Press (Easthampton, MA)
Washington Hand Press
Wasson, R. Gordon (Danbury, CT)
Water Table Press (Santa Barbara)
Water Tower Press
Waylands (Pasadena, CA)
Wayzgoose Press (Australia)
Weaselsleeves Press - Janet Rodney (Sante Fe, NM)
Weather Bird Press (Pasadena, CA)
Whigham, Peter (Santa Barbara)
Whippoorwill Press (KY)
White Rabbit Press (Berkeley, CA)
Whiting-Plover Paper Co. (Stevens Point, WI)
Whittington Press (Herefordshire, England)
Windhover Press (Iowa City)
Windowpane Press (North Hollywood, CA)
Windsor Press (San Francisco)
Women's Studio Workshop (Rosendale, NY)
Woodbridge Press (Santa Barbara)
Work In Progress (Santa Barbara)
Yale University Press (New Haven, CT)
Yellow Barn Press (Council Bluffs, IA)
Yellow Kid Press (Portland, ME)
Yes! Press (Santa Barbara)
Yolla Bolly Press (Covelo, CA)
Young, Noel - Capra Press (Santa Barbara)
Young (Roy) Bookseller (Dobbs Ferry, CA)
Zeitlin & Ver Brugge
Santa Barbara-published books
Unknown presses & vendors
Rich, Adrienne. "The Knight." Broadside and prospectus. Printed by Lewis & Dorothy Allen at The Allen Press, Kentfield, CA, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, CA, c1957. No. 139 of 150, signed by Adrienne Rich.
"Second Draft of a Constructed Roman Alphabet, by David Lance Goines, Being a Geometric Analysis of the Greek & Roman Capitals & the Arabic Numerals," n.d.
American Institute of Graphic Arts
Emmett, Burton. "The Five Hundredth Year of Wood Engraving." Keepsake. One of 425 copies. Cincinnati, OH: Proctor & Collier Press, 1923.
Anthoensen, Fred. First line: "When I first opened the book In Tribute to Fred Anthoensen Master Printer..." One of an unnumbered edition of 100. Portland, ME, n.d.
Oscar Lewis, toasted at the Book Club of California, May 5, 1981. Broadside, signed by Oscar Lewis.
"World Tour, 1988-1989." No. 110 of 125. Gift of John F. Dingman.
Association of Hand Printers (London, England)
"Books and the Art of Making Them." Mount Vernon, NY: Stuart and Marjorie Guthrie, n.d.
Welch, Lew. First line: "Richer than the richest Falconer..." Broadside, signed by Lew Welch. From the Library of John Martin.
Bancroft Library Press
"Jack Spicer: Letters to Graham Mackintosh 1954." Broadside. [Berkeley, CA]: 1977.
Poster, "California, 1769: Soldado de Cuera." Santa Barbara: Bellerophon Books, c1982.
Black Sparrow Press
Black Sun Press
Portfolio [an intercontinental review]. Paris and Washington, D.C., v. 5, 1947.
Book Arts Press
Two holiday season posters, 1986, 1991.
Bridwell Library, Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.
"From Homer to Erasmus." Exhibit of Printed Books, 1967.
"One Genesis - One Goal - One God." Exhibit of the Private Collection of Mrs. Elizabeth Perkins Prothro, 1966.
Cambridge University Press
"400 Years of Printing and Publishing by the Oldest Press in the World, 1584-1984." Calendar.
Carnegie Institue of Technology, Laboratory Press
Focillon, Henri. "Printing as Architecture." Pittsburgh, 1926.
"The Tenth Anniversary of the Laboratory Press, 1923-April 7 1933." Pittsburgh, 1933.
Cobden-Sanderson, Thomas James. Keepsake. First lines: "The whole duty of Typography ..." Pasadena, CA: Grant Dahstrom, Inc., at The Castle Press, 1979.
De Voto, Bernard. Broadside. First line: "The Americans got no help from heaven or the saints..." Pasadena, CA: Grant Dahlstrom, The Castle Press, n.d.
Prospectus for Cheloniidæ sea turtles. Easthampton, MA : Cheloniidæ Press, 1987.
Furnival, John. "Statue of Liberty." Broadside. Bicentennial Poster 1. N.P: Circle Press, 1976.
"Frederick [sic] W. Goudy, 1932." Broadside. "Designed by Robert Foster. Plates by the Beck Engraving Company. Set in type at the Printing House of William Edwin Rudge." N.p., n.d. Two copies: copy two, gift of Hobart O. Skofield.
Dean, Mallette (printer)
Roethke, Theodore. "The Exorcism." Vol. 1, no. 9. Printed by Mallette Dean, Fairfax, CA, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, CA, c1957.
Ditchling, S. Dominici
Gutenberg [500th Anniversary Banquet Keepsake]. Seattle, 1940.
McCaffrey. "Mother." Broadside. Signed by Frank Mcaffrey. Seattle, 1933.
"harmony, rhythm, energy." Print. N.d.
Hermelin, J. "Ocho Ejercicios." Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1946.
Evans, Henry (San Francisco)
Feathered Serpent Press
Jennings, Elizabeth. "The Child and the Seashell." Broadside and prospectus. No. 114 of 150, signed by Elizabeth Jennings. Printed at the Feathered Serpent Press, Fairfax, CA, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, c1957.
Form Five Printers
Henderson, Daniel Macintyre. "The Road to France." Broadside. N.p., ca. 1918.
"Art Is that Work and that Way of Working in Which Man Uses His Free Will." First lines of text. From Eric Gill's essay, "Idiocy or Ill Will." England: Monotype Corporation Limited, n.d.
"A Note on the Latin Preface to Eric Gill's Introduction for his Engravings, 1929, by Walter Shewring." San Francisco: Black Vine Press, for the 1964 Joint Meeting of the Roxburghe-Zamorano Clubs.
Stanford University Library exhibition of the work of Eric Gill, 1954.
Golden Hind Press
First line: "Ancient Customs used in a Printing House..." Broadside. "Set up by Hand by Arthur W. Rushmore & 200 Copies (More or Less) Printed on a Washington Hand-press to Celebrate the Thirty-fifth Anniversary of the Village Press, July 23rd, 1938. Done at The Golden Hind Press in the Borough of Madison in New Jersey." Signed A. W. Rushmore. No. 170 of 200.
Goudy, Frederic W.
Portrait, by Clarence P. Hornung. Printed by Hal Marchbanks for the American Institute of Graphic Arts, New York, 1928.
Portrait, by William Oberhardt. Limited edition, printed by The Bartlett-Aldus Press for the members of the the American Institute of Graphic Arts, n.d.
"The Record of Goudy Types." Broadside. New York: David Gildea, 1938. Gift of Hobart O. Skofield.
Stone, Wilbur Macey. "Here's to You, Fred." Keepsake, for the thirty-fifth anniversary of the Village Press, July 23, 1938.
[Bunting, Basil]. Poster, announcing a reading by Basil Bunting at the San Francisco Museum of Art, May 10, 1967.
Vanavar, Philip. Poster for Philip Vanavar exhibit at the Paris Galerie Imaginaire, 1966. San Francisco: Grabhorn-Hoyem, 1966.
Exhibit poster for Colt Press and Jumbo Press works by Jane Grabhorn, at Stanford University Library, Mar. 4-Apr. 7, 1956.
California Gold! : discovered by Signor D'Alvear's goldmeter. [San Francisco : Grabhorn, 197-?]. Reprinted from the Farmers Monthly Visitor, Concord, N.H., Dec. 31, 1848, for William P. Wreden and his friends in the Roxburghe and Zamorano Club.
Horgan, Paul. "Land of the Southwest," from the Southwest Review, Summer 1933. No. 12 and the last of the Southwest Broadsides. San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1958.
"Sappho: A Translation by William Carlos Williams." Broadside and prospectus. Printed at the Grabhorn Press, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, CA, c1957.
Granary Books, Inc.
Greenhouse Review Press
Fra Luca de Pacioli.... Broadside, one of 150 copies of a note printed on the occasion of Robert Nikirk's address delivered at the Typophiles Christmas luncheon in New York, December 14, 1983. Presented by Hobart O. Skofield.
Guild of Book Workers
"A Celebration: The Book Thought Through." Poster for exhibit sponsored by the Guild of Book Workers, at the Thomas J. Watson Library, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, [New York], 1985.
Haentjens, Dekker & Gumbert
Announcement for The Utrecht Psalter, 1971.
Harvard College Library Department of Printing and Graphic Arts
"A Perspective View of the Episcopal Church in Cambridge," by Samuel Farrar, 1793. Broadside, c1942.
Hawthorn House [Edmund Thompson]
"The First Poet Travels to the Moon." Broadside. Printed by Andrew Hoyem, [for Rare Books ALA June 1975].
Japan Paper Company
First lines: "Glaslan Mould Made Paper from Arches, France..." Broadside. New York, n.d. Gift of Hobart O. Skofield.
First lines: "Maidstone Handmade Paper from England..." Broadside. New York, n.d. Gift of Hobart O. Skofield.
Kennedy, Lawton [printer]
"Lawton Kennedy, Printer, Announces the Opening of His Press..." San Francisco, n.d.
Shapiro, Karl Jay. "The House." Broadside and prospectus. Printed by Lawton Kennedy, San Francisco, CA, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, CA, c1957. No. 90 of 150, signed by Karl Shapiro.
"Viceregal Decree..." re Mexico City, 1799 document. Presented by Warren R. Howell, Bookman; Lawton Kennedy, Printer; Alfred L. Kennedy, Printer; Lesley Byrd Simpson, Translator. N.p., [ca. 1950s].
Labyrinth Editions (Torrance, CA)
Prospectus,"Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking" by Walt Whitman.
Lord John Press
Beckett, Samuel. "Catastrophe: For Václav Havel." Illustration by Joseph Mugnaini. Limited edition, no. 31 of 100. Signed by Samuel Beckett. "Designed & Printed by Patrick Reagh for the Lord John Press, Copyright 1983."
Loujohn Press (Tucson, AZ)
"A Broadside Showing Types Designed by Frederic W. Goudy, in Use by the Marchbanks Press, New York." New York, Sept. 1921.
Montague, C. E. "Understatement," from A Writer's Notes on His Trade. New York, n.d.
McMurtrie, Douglas Crawford
Christmas greeting. Evanston, IL, 1933.
McNally & Loftin (Santa Barbara)
"The City and Its Voices," Santa Barbara Independent, Feb. 4, 1999.
Keepsake, printed by D. B. Updike for the meeting of the Zamorano Club, Nov. 6, 1940.
Metropolitan Engravers, Ltd.
"Skill in Photo-Engraving." Letterpress by George Rice & Sons, Los Angeles, CA, n.d.
Minton, Balch & Company
Singer, Caroline and c. Le Roy Baldridge. "Turn to the East." Portfolio, 9 color prints, mainly of Peking, China scenes. No. 112. New York, .
El Mochuelo Gallery
"Photographs: Harry Calahan." Broadside and prospectus for book of the same title, first in a series to be published by El Mochuelo Gallery. Santa Barbara, 1964.
Romanee antiqua & Kursiv. Text von Stanley Morison, 'On Type Faces" London 1923 ; Ubersetzt durch Fernand Baudin, Max Caflisch un Huib van Krimpen. [Zurich : Edition Seefeld, 1985]. "185 numerierte Exemplar auf der Handpresse der Edition Seefeld gedruckt. Exemplar Nummer 116 Zurich, Oktober 1985."
"The Legacy of William Morris." Broadside. Exhibits and lectures, Stanford University and elsewhere, 1975.
Moving Parts Press
Zapf, Hermann. "The Lay of the Case." No. 149 of 200, signed Hermann Zapf. New Rochell, N.Y., 1982.
Nash, John Henry
Coolbrith, Ina. "Retrospect: In Los Angeles. Printed for Ernest Dawson of Los Angeles by John Henry Nash of San Francisco, Dec. 1925."
Franklin, Benjamin. "A Parable on Intolerance." Broadside. San Francisco: John Henry Nash, 1924.
"The Story of the Shepherd." Broadside. 400 copies. San Francisco: Typography by John Henry Nash, 1915.
"A Toast to Cassius C. Mallory..." San Francisco: Printed for Joseph A. Moore, by John Henry Nash, .
"Oranges and Lemons." Broadside. [Fullerton, CA]: California State University Fullerton, 1974. Presented by Allen Adrian.
Oyez 2. Antoninus, Brother. "The Rose of Solitude." Printed for Oyez by The Auerhahn Press, San Francisco, c1964.
Oyez 3. Miles, Josephine. "In Identity." Printed for Oyez by The Auerhahn Press, San Francisco, c1964.
Oyez 6. Meltzer, David. "The Blackest Rose." Printed for Oyez by The Auerhahn Press, c1964.
Oyez 7. Levertov. "City Psalm." Printed for Oyez by The Auerhahn Press, c1964.
Oyez 8. Olson, Charles. "Signature to Petition..." Printed for Oyez by The Auerhahn Press, San Francisco, c1964.
Oyez 10. Bronk, William. "The Cipher." Broadside. Printed for Oyez by Andrew Hoyem of San Francisco, c1965.
Pandora Productions. "Love Is." Broadside, 1967.
Papyrus Institute (Cairo, Egypt)
"The Paper Mill," poem by J. Dumbleton. Broadside. In honor of William Parks who began paper making in Virginia in 1744. Printing and Post Office of Colonial Williamsburg, Inc., [19??]. Gift of Lieselotte Fajardo.
Pear Tree Press
"A List of Books Together with a Few Words on Printing." Broadside. [Flansham, nr Bognor Regis, Sussex, England, 1931].
"A Prayer of the Court Physician of Saladin, ca. 1180 A.D." Broadside, signed by James Guthrie. [Flansham, Bognor Regis, Sussex, England, n.d.].
Prospectus in the form of a Type Specimen Sheet. [Flansham, Bognor Regis, Sussex, England, 1935]. Gift of William P. Wreden.
First lines: "Charles Bukowski 3-12-65." Broadside. "Produced for Gypsy Lou Webb by the Perdido Press in loving memory of her friend Hank. Proceeds to benefit The Tennessee Williams Festival 1994."
Majdrakoff, Ivan. "Heads." Portfolio. San Francisco, CA: Porpoise Bookshop, 1961.
Perishable Press Limited
Peter Pauper Press
Prospectus, Prelude to Man, Chard Powers Smith.
"The Hippocratic Oath." Broadside. "Set in the American Uncial of Victor Hammer and printed at Pickering Press for Oak Knoll Books. Greetings at Christmas / 1979."
"Bertrand Russell, 1872-1970, Examplar." Broadside. "One hundred copies printed by Saul & Lillian marks at the Plantin Press, Los Angeles, for Michael R. Thompson on the occasion of an exhibition of his Bertrand Russell collection at California State College, Fullerton, May 1971." Signed by Michael R. Thompson.
"Labore et Constantia: Saul Marks ..." Broadside. [Los Angles, CA, 1974-1979?]. Gift of Andrew H. Horn.
Jeffers, Robinson. "George Sterling's Death." One of an edition of 75 copies. San Francisco, CA, c1976. Gift of Arlene Parduhn.
Fabilli, Mary. "Saints: Nine Linoleum Blocks..." Portfolio. San Francisco: Porpoise Bookshop, 1960. Posthorn Press (John F. Dingman).
Powell, Lawrence Clark. "For Lawrence Clark Powell, in Santa Barbara, with Congratulations." Color photograph of a poster of the alphabet, signed by Ward Ritchie and others, Feb. 28, 1988. Gift of Noel Young, Capra Press, 1988.
Press at Colorado College
"Text & Titling: A Selection of Types in Use at the Press at Colorado College." Broadside. Summer 1983.
Press of the Morning Sun
Prince, F. T. "The Stolen Heart." Broadside. Printed by the Press of the Morning Sun, Mill Valley, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, c1957.
Putah Creek Press
Wilson, Jane. "Hail Columbian!" Broadside. Department of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Davis, 1968.
Prospectus, with specimen pages, for the Bruce Rogers World Bible. Cleveland and New York: World Publishing Co., 1949.
Rounce & Coffin Club
Event announcements/invitations, 1957, 1972.
"A Letter from Robinson Jeffers." Broadside. 1 of 250 unnumbered copies. Printed by Kerwin Whitnah and Arlen H. Philpott, for the Roxburghe Club and for their friends, 1964.
Rudge, William Edwin
"One Bond More," by Daniel M. Henderson. New York: William Edwin Rudge, ca. 1918.
"Then Give Us Wings." From "Wings and Other War Rhymes," by Anthony Euwer. Broadside. New York: William Edwin Rudge, ca. 1918.
Santa Barbara Book Club
"Henry Lewis Bullen: An Aspiration for the Coming Year." Broadside. Printed by members of the Santa Barbara Book Club, June 7, 1985.
Two broadsides in memory of Nat Schmulowitz, by Peter S. Sommer and Don [?]. n.d.
Shakespeare Head Press
"Benjamin Franklin at Watts's Printing House, from His Autobiography." Broadside, contributed to the Franklin Bi-Centennial Number of The American Printer. Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare Head Press, 1923.
Broadside, announcing the opening of the press. Berkeley, CA: Tamalpais Press, [1960s?].
Tanner, Wesley B. (Printer, Berkeley, CA)
"A Holiday Greeting, from Phyllis & Frank Thomas." Broadside. N.p.: Tenfingers Press, December 1969.
Thumb Nail Press (San Jose, CA)
"Book-Keller Number Eleven" and "Book-Keller Number Twelve," 1928.
"Spirit of the Crossroads." Poem by David Dahl, drawing by Peggy Wirta Dahl. Limited edition of 50 copies. Santa Barbara, 1987.
Two Windows Press
Folio II. Poems by Kay Boyle, William Dickey, Don Gray, Sy Kahn, James Liddy, and Maurice McDonald. [San Francisco, CA], 1968.
Folio IV. Poem by Maurice McDonald. No. 24 of 35. [San Francisco, CA], n.d.
Folio VI. Poems by Doublas Blazek, Paul Ramsey, Howard McCord, Maurice McDonald, D. R. Wagner, Peter Wild. N.p., 1970.
Folio VII. Portfolio with two b/w mounted photographs, Maurice McDonald. No. 4 of 30 copies. San Francisco, [ca. 1972].
UCSB Typography Class
Stephens, Alan. "Writing Some More Poems." Printed by Allen Schiller, in the UCSB Typography Class, 1968.
Young, Geoffrey. "Apart from That Which Makes It Wag." Printed by Allen Schiller, in the UCSB Typography Class, 1968.
Zimmerman, Robert. "I'll Be Your Baby Tonight." Brown paper bag. Printed by Allen Schiller, in the UCSB Typography Class, 1968. Gift of Allen Schiller.
"Commemorating the 35th Anniversary of the Village Press, July 23rd, 1938." Drawing by Fred Cooper, Plate by O. Alfred Dickman, Paper by Marquardt & Company, Printed at The Marchbanks Press, . Presented by Hobart O. Skofield.
"In Memory of Sarah Pierce..." Reverse etching, 1932.
Ward Ritchie Press
Nemerov, Howard. "Small Moment." Broadside and prospectus. No. 90 of 150, signed by Howard Nemerov. Printed by The Ward Ritchie Press, Los Angeles, CA, for Poems in, San Francisco, CA, c1957.
Westerham Press Limited
Tomlinson, Charles. "Solo for a Glass Harmonica." Broadside and prospectus. Printed at The Westerham Press Limited, Westerham, Kent, UK, for Poems in Folio, San Francisco, CA, c1957. No. 89 of 150, signed by Charles Tomlinson.
Wild Hawthorn Press
Albert-Birot, Pierre, "Poême - Pancarte." 1964.
De Campos, Augusto. "atrocaducapacaustiduplielasti..." 1964.
Young and Mackintosh
"The Owl and the Pussy-Cat..." Broadside. Limited edition of 350. 2 copies, different colored paper. Printed by [Noel] Young and [Graham] Mackintosh, 1969.
"At the Time of Peony Blossoming." Poem by Robert Bly. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. Limited edition of 225 copies, illustrated and printed by Gary Young at the Greenhouse Review Press for Poet's Place, Carmel, CA, [ca. 1986].
"First Song." Poem by Galway Kinnell. Broadside, signed by Galway Kinnell and Gary Young. Limited edition, no. 99 of 130, illustrated with an original woodcut and printed by Gary Young at the Greenhouse Review Press for Poet's Place, Carmel, CA [ca. 1986].
"The Hiding Place." Poem by John Hall. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. Limited edition of 100, designed and printed by Gary Young at the Greenhouse Review Press, [ca. 1986].
"Man with the Ax: For Gary Young." Poem by Stephen Kessler. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. [Santa Cruz, CA: Greenhouse Review Press, ca. 1986].
"Omaggio a Montale." Poem by Charles Wright. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. Limited edition of 100, illustrated with a woodcut, and printed by Gary Young at the Greenhouse Review Press, [ca. 1986].
"Shakespeare Santa Cruz." Limited edition of 100. Peter Thomas, papermaker; Felicia Rice, printer; Gary Young, woodcut artist. Santa Cruz, CA, 1984.
"The Sketch." Poem by Gary Young. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. Limited edition of 75, illustrated and printed by Gary Young, [ca. 1986].
"Starfish." Poem by Gary Young. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. [Santa Cruz, CA: Greenhouse Review Press, ca. 1986].
"Tornado Watch, Bloomington, Indiana." Poem by Gary Young. Broadside, signed by Gary Young. Limited edition of 126 copies. Designed and printed by Gary Young at the Greenhouse Review Press, 1980.
"Wind." Poem by Yannis Ritsos, translated from the Greek by Edmund Keeley. Broadside, signed by Edmund Keeley and Gary Young. Limited edition of 95 copies, illustrated with a woodcut and printed by Gary Young at the Greenhouse Review Press, [ca. 1986].
Yolla Bolly Press
Broadside, announcing move of his press. [Santa Barbara], ca. 1970.
"The earth is a tiny sphere...." Broadside. Printed by Noel Young, [Santa Barbara, CA], n.d.
Alphabet, with several related quotes. Broadside. "Für Philip Hofer in Cambridge, geschrieben von Hermann Zapf, Frankfurt am Main 1959."
"Shakespeare Sonnet 2." Harvard Library, Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Cambridge, MA, c1965.
Zeitlin & ver Brugge
Burning Books Press (Los Angeles)
Rare Book School
Poster, "Printers' Hats at Rare Book School," University of Virginia, n.d.