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Creator:
American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers.
Title(s):

Contemporary world ex libris / American Society of Bookplate Collectors & Designers.

Published/Created:
Philadelphia : The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, 2006, c2003.
Physical Description:
58 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
MSS 17 Moss no. 35
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Roger W. Moss
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View finding aid for the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Includes reproductions of four bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith: James Wilson/Giacomo Casanova [1999, North Lee no. 52]; Roger Cortesi/Boston Athenæum [1997, North Lee no. 50]; Nicholas Fisher [1996, North Lee no. 46] as well as the Shirley Smith book plate for the Roger W. Moss Book Fund at The Athenaeum of Philadelphia [2000, North Lee no. 59] reproduced on front cover. Printed for the American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers exhibition at The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, September-October, 2006 ... ."--Moss.
Moss, R.W. Richard Shirley Smith, 35
BAC: British Art Center copy has two copies, both bound in publisher's original illustrated wrappers.
BAC: From the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith.
Catalog to accompany an exhibition of contemporary bookplates by 358 artists representing 38 countries. The exhibition was organized by the American Society of Bookplate Collectors & Designers. Introduction by James P. Keenan.
Subject Terms:
American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers -- Exhibitions.
Bookplates -- Collectors and collecting -- United States.
Bookplates -- Exhibitions.
Exhibitions -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 2006.
Exhibition catalogs.
Contributors:
Keenan, James P.
Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Shirley Smith, Richard, engraver.
Moss, Roger W., 1940- former owner.
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