New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. pp, followed by 25 full page facsimiles from the Gutenberg Bible at the General Theological Seminary, New York, and published in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the invention of printing. One of 2000 copies. Paper over boards, gilt. A fine copy.
Laid in is a letter from 1944 from L. M. Stark of the NY Public Library discussing the census of the Gutenberg Bibles in the US at that time as well as two recent sales.
. Fine. Item #20870