Thirty pages of text. Thirty-three photogravures, with tissue guards. Hard cover. Very Good. Some splash soiling evident on front board. Creasing to some tissue guards. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Men Of Mark.
Publisher: London/New York, Duckworth & Co/Mitchell Kennerley, 1913.
Publication Date: 1913
Book Description Duckworth & Co., London, 1922. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. 4to. Introduction by Coburn. Quarto. Original quarter cloth and beige linen gilt. 33 tipped-in monochrome photogravure plates with tissue guard. Edges rubbed, slight loss to fore-edge of front free end-paper, front hinge weak. Portraits of artists and authors including Ezra Pound, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, Wyndham Lewis, Edmund Dulac, A.E. Waite, a self-portrait by Coburn, and others. Bookseller Inventory # 023690
Book Description London: Duckworth & Co., ., 1922. Hardcover. 4to. pp. 22, . 33 tipped-in plates. quartercloth (covers rubbed; head & tail of spine frayed, paper edges worn; stain on upper front; some light foxing throughout, incl. 5 plates with 1 or 2 spots on the image). First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-366840886
Book Description Whittaker London 1922, 1922. 1st edition hardback in original cloth Very Good large octavo 23 + XXXIIIpp., b/w pls., With 33 fine tipped-in photographic plates. Some discolouration of boards o/w nice bright, tight copy & internally excellent. Bookseller Inventory # A116625
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf,, New York, 1922. Cloth-backed Boards. Book Condition: Good. Alvin Langdon Coburn (illustrator). 23 p. (text) + 23 tipped-in photogravure plates, each with protective tissue guard, from portrait photographs of contemporary writers, artists and others, including Thomas Hardy, Ezra Pound, Frank Harris, Augustus John, Jacob Epstein, Edmund Dulac, Maurice Maeterlinck, Yone Noguchi, Wyndham Lewis, Joseph Conrad, Marshal Foch, and Coburn himself. Edges and corners rubbed; some surface erosion of the patterned cover paper; front inner hinge partly cracked. The photographs are fine and free of foxing. Bookseller Inventory # 027875
Book Description Duckworth, 1922. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. hardcover, slight edgewear, some scattered foxing, quite good. With 33 tipped in photogravure portrait plates. Bookseller Inventory # 023058
Book Description Duckworth & Co, London. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. 1st Edition. nd. . 1st Edition. 24 x 31cm, 23pp + 33 tipped in b/w plates. The binding is tight and square, the boards and cloth back are very clean and fresh with light shelf wear to the fore edge corners which remain firm and square. Internally, the first four pages are quite spotted and there is lighter spotting throughout the remaining pages, light spotting around most photograph borders and some faint spotting to many of the photographs. In all, a very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 001058
Book Description London: Duckworth and Co N.D, 1922. 4to. 22pp, 33 plates tipped-in. Original linen-backed brown paper boards lettered in black. Binding very lightly stained and soiled, spine head lightly rubbed, very light spotting to eps and ht. Bookseller Inventory # 23781
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1922. FIRST EDITION. With 33 photographic portraits. Original linen-backed patterned paper boards, edges worn; interior excellent, with all tissue guards in tact. First edition. Portraits include Thomas Hardy, Ezra Pound, Anatole France, Edmund Dulac, Joseph Conrad, Marshal Foch, and Coburn's self portrait. Coburn (1882-1966) was an American photographer famous initially for his portraits from an elevated point of view. He later made some of the first completely abstract photographs. He lived in England during the later part of his life, ultimately becoming an English citizen. Bookseller Inventory # 13137
Book Description Duckworth & Co, London, 1922. Book Condition: Near Fine. First edition. Introduction by Coburn. Quarto. Original quarter cloth and beige linen gilt. 33 tipped-in monochrome photogravure plates with tissue guard. Corners bumped, else a near fine copy. Portraits of artists and authors including Ezra Pound, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, Wyndham Lewis, Edmund Dulac, A.E. Waite, a self-portrait by Coburn, and others. Bookseller Inventory # 332954
Book Description Duckworth; and New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913., 1913. 1st Edition. 4to. pp. 30; 33 photogravure portraits. Original linen backed cloth a little marked but Very Good. The original proposed title 'Men of Genius' was altered at the request of Arnold Bennet who suggested the alternative. The subjects include Bernard Shaw, G.K. Chesterton, H.G. Wells, Auguste Rodin, Henry James, Mark Twain, Roger Fry, Henri Matisse, Therdore Roosevelt. Bookseller Inventory # 34189