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puterschein
14 x 25 mm.
© Puterschein-Hingham Press
Printer/Publisher: Puterschein-Hingham Press. Dwiggins, W. A. (William Addison), 1880-1956. Abbe, Dorothy.
Country: Massachusetts (U.S.) City: Hingham Date: 1950
Keywords: chickens, pitchers
Mottoes, Text: Elle la dong fait
Names, Initials: P DA
Device Designer:
Device Reference: Weygand, J.L. Collection of pressmarks p. 47
Go to Page: 46 48
Usage Period:
Notes: "Puterschein-Hingham is the name under which W.A. Dwiggins, the author and illustrator and Dorothy Abbe, printer-binder, issue their fine pieces of printing. In its pressmark the pitcher is the symbol of Puterschein, and the hen is for the Press of the Little Red Hen." © James Lamar Weygand
Source:
Weygand, James Lamar.
A collection of pressmarks gathered from America's private presses and from others not so private.
Nappanee, Ind., Private Press of the Indiana Kid, 1956.
Reference:
Location: University of Florida
URL: http://www.library.ufl.edu/spec/rarebook/devices/puterschein.htm