ADVENTURES OF AN ILLUSTRATOR: MOSTLY IN FOLLOWING HIS AUTHORS IN AMERICA & EUROPE.: Pennell ... ADVENTURES OF AN ILLUSTRATOR: MOSTLY IN FOLLOWING HIS AUTHORS IN AMERICA & EUROPE.: Pennell ... ADVENTURES OF AN ILLUSTRATOR: MOSTLY IN FOLLOWING HIS AUTHORS IN AMERICA & EUROPE.: Pennell ...

ADVENTURES OF AN ILLUSTRATOR: MOSTLY IN FOLLOWING HIS AUTHORS IN AMERICA & EUROPE.

Pennell Joseph

Published by Boston, Little, Brown, and Company 1925, 1925
Hardcover
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Limited First Edition unnumbered, but signed by Pennell and containing an original etching of the New York skyline from the Battery, the etching is signed in pencil. With over 200 of Pennell's skillful illustrations including the signed etching and 13 other plates that were not supplied in the trade edition. 4to, publisher's original tan calf backed buckram, the spine lettered in gilt, in the rare original dustwrapper. 372pp. A very near fine copy with just a little rubbing to the edges, in the rare dustjacket that has some staining to the underside and light edgewear and some tears which have been reinforced on the underside, but is still quite attractive. A HANDSOME PRODUCTION BY A LEADING ILLUSTRATOR OF THE TIME, SIGNED AND WITH A SIGNED ETCHING OF THE NEW YORK SKYLINE. Pennell's words and pictures lead the reader on adventures in the company of leading authors to wonderfully picturesque places like New Orleans, Florence, London, Venice and New York to name only a few. There are extensive memories of the war years in France and England. Celebrities the reader will encounter along the way include George Cable, W. D. Howells, G. B. Shaw, Aubrey Beardsley, Henry James and others. Bookseller Inventory # 27620

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Title: ADVENTURES OF AN ILLUSTRATOR: MOSTLY IN ...

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company 1925

Publication Date: 1925

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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