Paramours of Print: Christopher Morley and Vincent Starrett - As my very fine 2015 book collecting campaign comes to a close this New Year’s Eve and the champagne awaits, I’m taking a few moments to reflect on my la...
5 weeks ago
An Altemus book and nothing to do until tomorrow. Oh, joy!
Henry Altemus and the Henry Altemus Company (1842-1936) was a popular and prolific Philadelphia publisher which started as a bookbinder and evolved into a publisher of photographic albums, bibles, decorative reprints of fiction, religious and moralistic books, juvenile series books, fairy tales, puzzle books, etc.And the rest, as the old saying goes, is history.