The Remarkable Martin Stone: Remembering the Celebrated Rare Book Dealer and Blues Guitarist.

By: Stephen J. Gertz, editor and introduction.

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 150 copies with 25 hors commerce, this is copy number 61, designed and printed by Alastair Johnston at the Poltroon Press in Berkeley, CA, binding by John DeMerritt, Emeryville, CA. 8vo. 9 5/8 x 6 1/4 inches. (54) pp. Half-title, frontispiece portrait by Linda Moorcock engraved by Francis Butler, title page printed in purple and black inks, list of contributors; text clean, unmarked. Decorative cloth spine, patterned paper over boards, printed paper spine label, comes in a maroon-cloth-covered slip case; binding square and tight. SIGNED by the printer, Alastair Johnston and the engraver, Frances Butler, on the colophon. Fine. Stephen Gertz assembled this collection of eulogies offered at Martin Stone's funeral in Paris in December of 2016. Portrays the legendary book scout from a variety of perspectives.

Title: The Remarkable Martin Stone: Remembering the Celebrated Rare Book Dealer and Blues Guitarist.

Author Name: Stephen J. Gertz, editor and introduction.

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: McMinnville, OR:, Booktryst,: 2017

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: BT1217-001a

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