C. H. Stj. Hornby

25 June 1867 - 26 April 1946. An Anthology Of Appreciations

[ASHENDENE PRESS] / HORNBY, Michael

[ASHENDENE PRESS] C. H. Stj. Hornby 25 June 1867 - 26 April 1946. An Anthology Of Appreciations

Published For Private Circulation by W. H. Smith, 1946.

Sole edition. 8vo. In the original blue paper wrappers, printed in black. Untrimmed. Loosely laid in are the publisher's compliments slip, two cuttings of obituaries of Hornby, an autograph letter to one of his nephew's from his son Michael, and two typed notes on one sheet of reminiscences of Hornby by Lord Hambleden and Neville Lytton. A very good copy.

A memorial volume for St. John Hornby, founder of the Ashendene Press, including contributions by Viscount Hambleden and Sydney Cockerell.

PROVENANCE: Catherine Gwendoline Hornby (1871-1956), sister of Charles St. John Hornby, founder of the Ashendene Press; thence by descent.

Stock ID: 39325

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