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Thomas Bird Mosher

pirate prince of publishers : a comprehensive bibliography & source guide to the Mosher books, reflecting England"s national literature & design

by Philip R. Bishop

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Published by Oak Knoll Press, British Library in New Castle, Del, London .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • Mosher, Thomas Bird, 1852-1923 -- Bibliography,
    • Thomas B. Mosher (Firm) -- Catalogs,
    • Private press books -- United States -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
    • Limited editions -- United States -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
    • Fine books -- United States -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
    • Aestheticism (Literature) -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
    • Literature publishing -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Literature publishing -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • English literature -- Publishing -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • English literature -- Publishing -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Books -- Pirated editions -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Books -- Pirated editions -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Catalogs, Publishers" -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-461) and index.

      Statementby Philip R. Bishop ; with an introduction by William E. Freedman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ232.M886 B57 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 536 p. :
      Number of Pages536
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL699280M
      ISBN 101884718493
      LC Control Number97047040

        A Little Garland of Christmas Verse Item Preview remove-circle Thomas Bird Mosher. Publication date Topics Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes. Bound in gray paper boards; printed paper labels on front cover and spine. Pages: Other Items in the Rare Books Collection of Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives Benton L. Hatch: A Check List of the Publications of Thomas Bird Mosher of Portland, Maine () Thomas Bird Mosher, a publisher and literary scholar, operated a .

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Thomas Bird Mosher () was an American publisher based ub Portland, Maine. He is notable for his contributions to the private press movement in the United States, and as a major exponent of the British Pre-Raphaelites and Aesthetes as well as other British Victorians.

His book styles reflected those of William Pickering (publisher) and the Whittinghams, the books of. Author's name, Walter Whitman, appears in copyright statement on t.p.

verso. BAL and Myerson describe at least two issues, and various states of the copyright page, p. iv, frontispiece, and binding. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. BAL Myerson, J. Whitman, p. LC copy has copyright page and p.

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Mosher (of Bibelot fame). Concerning its origin the owner says it is drawn from the Old German. On a shield the base, sinister and dexter points of which round off into scrolls, an open book supported by two dolphins, tails entwined. Two demi-griffins of heroic size act as semi-supporters.

The whole collection of 20 volumes are 1st editions/1st printings as collections of prose and poetry that Mosher admired, and were published 1 book yearly by .Rare Books and Manuscripts has the second largest publicly held collection of books printed by Thomas Bird Mosher in the world and is one of the most complete in existence.

Thomas Bird Mosher founded his Mosher Press in America the same year that William Morris established his Kelmscott Press in England ().I am trying to get in contact with the descendants of Thomas Bird Mosher, a book publisher in Portland, Maine from He had two sons (1) Harrison Hume Mosher (b) and (2)Thomas Bird Mosher, Jr.

(b), both of whom are also dead, but certainly a spouse, children or relatives survive.