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Diary of John Randolph Bryan

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    Limited edition of Diary of John Randolph Bryan, signed by the author of the Introduction, Bryan’s grandson, John Stewart Bryan.

    Folio, 85pp, [13]. Black leather with teal paper boards, title in gilt on spine, gilt ruling on covers. Stated “Copy No. 49” of 100 on tipped-in limitation page. Illustrated map endpapers, photo gelatine reproductions with frontispiece and tissue cover. Solid text block, clean pages, a fine example. Light wear to corners, held in an acetate wrapper. Inscribed by John Stewart Bryan.

    U.S. Navy Midshipman John Randolph Bryan (1806-1887) sailed aboard the vessels Peacock, United States, and Delaware during his career.

    John Stewart Bryan (1871-1944), John Randolph Bryan’s grandson, was a Richmond, Virginia newspaper publisher and president of the College of William and Mary from 1934-1942.

    Additional information

    Location Published

    Richmond, Virginia

    Publisher

    Privately Printed

    Edition

    Limited Edition

    Date Published

    1941

    Binding

    Cloth

    Condition

    Fine

    Author

    Bryan | John Randolph [Bryan | John Stewart]

    Parenthetical

    [Bryan | John Stewart]

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