San Francisco: Book Club of California, 2019. First Edition. 4to. 51 pp. Color and black & white illustrations. Chronologinal Checklist; Bibliography. Stiff color wrappers in fine condition, still in original shrinkwrap. Item #19508
A biography of Henry Evans, a man of many talents - a rare book dealer, a printer, and an artist. He owned the Porpoise Bookshop in San Francisco. He acquired his 1852 Washington Hand Press in 1949 and established the Peregrine Press by which he produced a number books he was interested in printing and the art work of Bay Area artists, such as Rick Barton, Mel Fowler, Mark Luca, Robert Quick, Leonard Basking, and Edward Hagedorn.