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The Kingdom of This World

Alejo Carpentier

Published by Limited Editions Club, New York, 1987
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Bryn Mawr Bookstore (Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.)

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One of an edition of 750 copies printed at Wild Carrot Letterpress on mould-made Cartiere Enrico Magnani paer, with a special cutting of American Monotype Janson. Etchings, by Roberto Juarez, "chine colle" on hand-made Japanes tissue and handmade Richard de Bas Paper. SIGNED BY JOHN HERSEY, WHO WROTE THE INTRODUCTION, AND BY ROBERTO JUAREZ, THE ILLUSTRATOR. Hand-sewn and bound by Carol Joyce in half black morocco, title in gilt, and crimson shot-silk. Black cloth slipcase. Fine. A lavishly and immaculately produced copy of a moving story with a masterful introduction by John Hersey. This large book will need extra postage. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 007095

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Title: The Kingdom of This World

Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York

Publication Date: 1987

Binding: Half-Leather

Illustrator: Roberto Juarez

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued

Signed: Signed by John Hersey and By the Illustrator

Edition: First Edition Thus..

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