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Frank Hallman letters on the printing of D'Aulnoy's "Fortunia"

MS-1352
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1352

Description

The collection contains three letters concerning the difficulty of printing the Maurice Sendak illustrated edition of Madame D'Aulnoy's 'Fortunia." A printers proof copy is included. The letters attribute the problems of production to Sendak and his dissatisfaction with the Oliphant and Stinehour Press' attempt at reproducing his drawings letter press. Hallman and Sendak settled on Meriden-Gravure to conduct the printing.

Dates

  • 1973 - 1974

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Frank Hallman, publisher. Collection contains correspondence and proofs related to the Maurice Sendak illustrated edition of Madame D'Aulnoy's 'Fortunia."

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA