Julian Willis Abernethy Library Dedication book 1928 Middlebury College VermontBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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An Address Delivered by Dr. I. C. Smart.
In an early period grained leather binding, smooth spine gilt ruled and stamped, gilt name to front cover set within outline rules, gilt turn-ins, marbled endpapers. Loosely laid in is an original engraving of Abernethy's bookplate printed on heavy paper stock.
Lovely custom leather bound volume contains an address given in 1928 in honor of Julian Willis Abernathy. The book celebrates the life and contributions of Abernathy, and was given in honor of the dedication of his library to Middlebury College.
Could well be Abernethy's own personal copy of the address.
Fine, clean, well preserved condition.
Book measures: 9 1/4" H X 6 1/4" W.