August Heckscher Collection

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August Heckscher Collection

Box 1

MATERIALS DONATED BY AUGUST HECKSCHER
Documents regarding donation of collection, list of presses and books printed, photocopies of newspaper clippings: 1 folder
1: Notes for a Great Grandchild by August Heckscher, privately printed 1966: 1 book
2: Memorial Day Address by August Heckscher, 1956, Rampant Lions Press printed 1957: 1 book
3: A Letter: from Thomas Bailey Aldrich to Bayard Taylor, 1865, Uphill Press printed 1967: 1 book
4:On Type Today by August Heckscher, Spiral Press printed 1966: 1 book
5: A Letter to a Very Young Lady on Her Marriage by Jonathan Swift, 1727, Ashlar Press printed 1932: 1 book
6: L'Allegro and Il Penseroso by Milton, Ashlar Press printed 1932: 2 book set
7: The Fierce Wolf of Gubbio, Ashlar Press printed 1934: 1 book
8: A Christmas Sermon by Robert Louis Stevenson, 1888, High Loft Press printing undated: 1 book
9: After Reading Thoreau by Adin Ballou, High Loft Press printed 1976: 1 book
10: The Dampening of Hand-made Paper by Joseph Blumenthal, High Loft Press, 1978: 1 book
11: The Gift by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1978: 1 book
12: Christmas In The City by August Heckscher (cover only, High Loft Press printed 1979: 1 folio
13: Suite d'Estampes Pour Kou-Kou-Hai by Marguerite Yourcenar, High Loft Press printed 1980: 1 book
14: God's Wanderers by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1980: 2 books
15: The Book of Jonah by David H. C. Reed, 1966, High Loft Press printed 1980: 1 book
16: Stranger Walking by Anne Mazlish, High Loft Press printed 1981: 1 book
17: Notes on a Country Library by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1981: 1 book
18: Sonnets Translated from Les Regrets of Joachim du Bellay, 1553, High Loft Press printed 1982: 2 books
19: The Shyp of Fooles by Sebastian Brandt, High Loft Press printed 1982: 5 books
20: Dust of the Road by Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, High Loft Press printed 1983: 1 book
21: In A City Bus by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1984: 1 book
22: A Journal of a Visit to St. Paul's School by Martha Eliot: MISSING

MATERIALS DONATED BY LYDIA AND HENRY RIVERS
Moments & Occasions by August Heckscher, Uphill Press printed 1976: 1 book'
Letter from A Maine Island by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1977: 1 book
God's Wanderers by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1980: 1 book
Brief Note on Book Collecting by Philip Hofer, High Loft Press printed 1977: 1 book
Letter from a Maine Island by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1977: 1 book
Christmas in the City by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1979: 2 books
Christmas cards and newsletters from High Loft Press sent to Henry and Lydia Rivers between 1980 and 1983: 1 folder

MATERIAL UNKNOWN ACCESSION
Memorial Exhibition, The Works of Charles K. Savage at the Northeast Harbor Library, High Loft Press: 1 folio and 1 envelope
Hearing the Weather Fall by Anne Mazlish, High Loft Press printed 1979: 1 book
White Thoughts: a Christmas essay by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1982: 1 book
Night Watches: 1 slip case
Letter from a Maine Island by August Heckscher, High Loft Press printed 1977: 1 book
Newsletter from High Loft Press to Robert Pyle, 1983: 1 folder

Letterpress books

1 record carton box, 1 linear foot

August Heckscher Collection

AH 0001

Shelf 4B1

Citation

“August Heckscher Collection,” Northeast Harbor Library, accessed November 13, 2018, https://nehlibrary.net/digitalarchive/items/show/488.Item 1482