Author:McCracken, Ursula E.; Tandall, Lilian M.C.; Randall, Richard H. Jr. (editors)

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Gatherings in Honor of Dorothy E. Miner

By: McCracken, Ursula E.; Tandall, Lilian M.C.; Randall, Richard H. Jr. (editors)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, The Walters Art Gallery: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24258

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful oversized book measuring 9"x11-1/4" with very clean blue boards showing light fade to edges. Gilt printing and design to face and gilt printing to spine. Large photo portrait of Dorothy Miner at frontis. Book was compiled by her colleagues shortly before her death in appreciation of a 39 year career as curator of the Walters Art Gallery. Miner was mentored by Belle Da Costa Greene, who traveled the world buying rare books for the J.P. Morgan Library and who in that capacity gave Miner her first job and counseled her in the intricacies of the illuminated page. Book is a com... View more info