Image Not Available

Old Creole days.

Cable, George Washington.

Published by The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1943
Hardcover
From SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since April 10, 2001

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 150.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 8.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Tales of New Orleans from one of the great early modern southern writers, enhanced with "The Scenes of Cable's Romances" by => Lafcadio Hearn and a prologue by Edward Larocque Tinker. The illustrations ? a full-page frontispiece and eight full-page color plates, along with in-text vignettes ? were done by John O'Hara Cosgrave II and hand-colored by Charlize Brakeley, with additional typographic ornaments by the volume's designer, A.G. Hoffman. => This is one of 15 presentation copies. The colophon bears the LEC stamp noting that fact, as well as the artist's signature. Provenance: Very handsome gilt grey leather bookplate of Bernard and Roslyn Gittelson; the presentation at the colophon is to "B.G." When this book was printed Gittelson was the director of the New York State Legislation Committee on Discrimination. 8vo (25.9 cm, 10.2"). Col. frontis., xxxi, [1], 224, [2] pp.; 8 col. plts. Bibliography of the Fine Books Published by the Limited Editions Club, 150. Publisher's red sheepskin, front cover and spine with gilt-stamped title and design, in original paper-covered slipcase; slipcase faded with edges and spine rubbed, volume with spine dimmed and gently rubbed, front cover with small scuff, covers otherwise clean and bright. Front pastedown with bookplate as above. => A slightly worn special copy of a lovely production, priced to reflect condition, with a fine provenance. Bookseller Inventory # 36761

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Old Creole days.

Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York

Publication Date: 1943

Binding: Hardcover

Store Description

Mail order only.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Everything is guaranteed to be as described, everything is offered subject to prior sale, everything is sold as on approval; all prices are net, with postage, handling, and insurance extra.

Anything sent may be returned for any reason within 5 days of receipt, although
prior notice is required and the returned item must be packed according to our instructions; credit will be applied when the item has arrived back at PRB&M in the same condition as when shipped and will include postage both ways i...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Unless we are otherwise instructed, delivery in the U.S. is typically by USPS priority mail on orders $300 and under and by UPS ground service on orders over that, with overnight or second-day delivery readily arrangeable at an additional charge; shipment abroad is by USPS air mail service.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer