Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Dustwrapper as Issued
Publisher NY The Limited Editions Club 1963
Seller ID 203000
This edition for members of the LEC by Poeschel Und Trepte at Leipzig Germany. Tall 4to backed in linen with cream Japanese rice paper over the boards with a circular medallion blind-stamped [embossed] into the cover. A beautiful example of private press typography, illstration and binding. Top edge trimmed, others uncut. Title blocked in gilt on the spine strip, Lithographic illustrations. Hand-numbered limited [41/1500] edition hand-signed by the artist. Aside from just a hint of even spine toning this copy in As New condition. IN very good slipcase with toning to edges and and some started splitting that has been expertly tightented up with archival wheat paste.
Illustrated Limited Edition