Will O' The Mill courtesy of Dick Blacher
Photos and note courtesy of Dick Blacher. Commentary by Paul Jackson.
Will O' The Mill
by Robert Louis Stevenson, 1901
Note: #88 of 100. Wm. Gable was a close friend of Hubbard. I have several books with inscriptions to him. This binding is believed to be by Louis Kinder.
This book measures 7 3/4" x 5 7/8" and has 53 pages. The body of the text is set in Old Style Antiqua. The limited edition shown above, was printed on Imperial Japan Vellum and bound in 3/4 leather. The regular edition was printed on Boxmoor and bound in suede. The decorations, portrait and initials are by Samuel Warner. Typography was done by Andrew Andrews. Additionally, there was also an edition of 350 that was illuminated, numbered and bound in suede. This edition of Will O' The Mill was listed in the 1901, 1902 and 1903 catalogs and sold for $10.00
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