11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00AMCalender
125

(Roycrofters)

$889$750
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

(Roycrofters), Autograph album of Nelson C. Godsoe, Roycrofter, c. 1905-08, containing numerous signatures, sentiments, and small sketches from friends, many fellow Roycrofters, with assorted authors, artists, and other personages, signed in book and with many clips tipt in, contributors include: Elbert Hubbard, and other Hubbard family members; Clara Barton; cartoonists Harry Conway "Bud" Fisher (with small drawing of Jeff from Mutt and Jeff); cartoonist Bert Cobb (caricature of a poodle); many signed at East Aurora, New York, three quarter calf, oblong 8vo, (spine rebacked with leather, disbound, toning).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Elbert Hubbard, Bert Cobb, Clara Barton, cartoonist, Harry Conway "Bud" Fisher, Nelson C. Godsoe, Aurora