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quercus
29 x 22 mm., 29 x 29 mm.
© Quercus Press
Printer/Publisher: Quercus Press. Lilienthal, Theodore M. (Theodore Max), 1893-1972. Lilienthal, Frances B. Van Antwerp, Edith.
Country: California (U.S.) City: San Mateo Date: 1940
Keywords: acorns, leaves, trees
Mottoes, Text:
Names, Initials: FTE FET
Device Designer: Angelo, Valenti, 1897- .
Device Reference: Weygand, J.L. Collection of pressmarks p. 49
Go to Page: 48 50
Usage Period:
Notes: "Valenti Angelo made both of these devices for Quercus Press. The tree in each of them is of course an oak; the initials are those of the 3 printers in residence: Edith, Frances and Theodore. They belong to Edith van Antwerp, Frances B. and Theodore M. Lilienthal." © 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/quercus2.htm