B000N7IMG4 #1055. > First edition. Signed by the Artist. Book is As New. Slipcase has light shelf wear and sun fading along edges. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE ADVENTURES OF SIMPLICISSIMUS. In a new ...
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description New York: Printed for Members of the Limited Editions Club, 1981., 1981. Folio. Woodcut plates and vignettes. One of 2,000 copies, signed by the illustrator. Fine in publisher's slipcase. Seller Inventory # 11839
Book Description Printed for Members of the Limited Editions Club, New York: 1981., 1981. Full Cloth. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 386 p. Folio. Bound by A. Horowitz and Son in full Dutch half-linen, stamped in bronze and blind. Slipcase. The typography was designed by Antonie Eichenberg; printed in black and red by the Heritage Printers; set in Linotype Janson, with titles hand lettered by Mrs. Eichenberg; the Wood engraving by Fritz Eichenberg reproduced by Meriden Gravure; on soft-white Mohawk smooth wove paper. Number 174 of an edition limited to only 2000 copies, signed by the artist. First published in 1669, Simplicius Simplicissimus is a adroit and humorous account of the adventures of naive and utterly simple idiot boy who acquires a rich knowledge of life through a series of amazing adventures. The illustrations in this edition are wonderfully true to the sense of the text. A very fine example of this handsomely produced edition. It would make a great gift. W44 2c. Signed by Illustrator(s). Seller Inventory # 124R17B