1980 Roxburghe-Zamorano Keepsake Printed at the Scenic Road Press William Morris to Smith Letter About the Impertinence of a Woman Designer from the Sanford & Helen Berger Collection
(Americana - Printing History - Typography - Design - Fine Press - San Francisco - Zamorano Club Los Angeles - Roxburghe Club - Scenic Road Press)

San Francisco, CA: Scenic Road Press, 1980. F Small broadside keepsake, printed at the Scenic Road Press for members of the Roxburghe & Zamorano Clubs on the occasion of their Joint Meeting in 1980; one of 200 printed. A letter of February 24 [1887] from William Morris to 'My dear Smith', noticing his indignation that he'd been sent by Smith to visit a woman (he'd thought to be a potential client) who actually wanted him instead to look at her designs. Approx. 4 1/2" x 7" size; printed black in a Kelmscott-style type on quality paper stock; with the original plain paper envelope; slight wear; in very good condition. Very Good (Item ID: 25332)


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