Paul Elder & Co. (1903-1918)

Paul Elder & Company published about 350 titles between 1903 and 1917. The best volumes were designed and printed by John Henry Nash, who was director of the Tomoye Press from 1903-11.

Highlights of this period include:

2 thoughts on “Paul Elder & Co. (1903-1918)”

  1. I’d like to add “The Complete Cynic’s Calendar of Revised Wisdom for 1906” by Ethel Watts Mumford, Oliver Herford and Addison Mizner.
    Paul Elder and Company Publishers, San Francisco.

  2. Elder published a series of Cynic’s calendars from 1903 until 1909, plus a “revived” calendar in 1917. They sold fairly well. I’ll do a weekly spotlight on the Cynic’s calendars soon.

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