Number 63 of a limited edition of 500 numbered copies. Two volume slipcased set with both voulumes SIGNED by Walker and Purcell. From Wild Origins contains a bound in original colored etching titled 'Lion country.' Wilderness Journey - 'A Search for Origins.' contains a bound in original colored etching titled 'timberline' by Purcell. Both etchings are hand-printed on Rag paper limited to first 100 w/10 proofs and available to 1st 110 copies. Light soiling to slipcase. Domestic orders shipped with USPS tracking numbers. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Wilderness Journey: a Search for Origins/ ...
Publisher: Castle Press / Roy E. Purcell January 1979
Publication Date: 1979
Book Condition: Used - Very Good
Book Description Castle Press / Roy E. Purcell January 1979, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Numbered. Book is number 200 out of 500 No dust jacket. Slip case is in good condition with minor edge and corner wear. Book have been very well preserved and have only minor wear. All Orders Shipped With Tracking And Delivery Confirmation Numbers. Signed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 316090
Book Description Castle Press, 1979. 2 Volume Set. Book Condition: Collectible - Very Good. 1979 - 2 Volumes in Slipcase. Limited Edition #163 of 500. Beautiful illustrations ! Each book has light yellowing due to aging. Small stain on book edge From Wild Rootage. Signed By Both Author And Illustrator In Both Books !! Slipcase has wear on edges, tear on back cover corner, chips on bottom. Fading. Hardbacks. 1979-01-01. Bookseller Inventory # SKU-7201727
Book Description Castle Press / Roy E. Purcell, Henderson NV USA., 1979. FIRST- Limited/Numbered. FINE & FINE. (in blue FINE slipcase). Canvas cloth boards brown illustrations each. Oblong volumes. Edition limited to 500 paired sets. This is the -very last- of the sets, No.500, matched numbering in each book. SIGNED by the Poet/Author/Publisher Roy E. Purcell, alone, in the volume 'Wilderness Journey'. The renowned California/Western illustrator and preservationist, Ardis Manly Walker, passed in Jan.1991. This set was held back in Purcell's personal possession and was gifted to a friend of his after Walker's death, Purcel penning a poem-form inscription to the friend on the limitation notice page, opposite the title page. [B119-26]. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 010032