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Vest, George Graham
MAN'S BEST FRIEND, A Plea to a Jury. Etched by Bernhardt Wall. New York City
New York: Bernhardt Wall, 1920. Lg. 4to. ff. (15). Entirely engraved text and illustrations. There were 2 limitations of this work, one of 125 regular copies, and 1 of 14 special copies. This is "Special Copy #4, " signed by Wall, and with an original cancelled copper plate embedded in a preliminary stiff paper sheet. This plate is the engraved text for the preface. Orig. drab boards, with an etched label on the front board. Spine extremities lightly rubbed, otherwise a lovely copy. This dog story is Wall's first "etched books." The special copies seldom appear for sale. Near fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Kenneth Karmiole, Bookseller, Inc. ABAA [Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.]

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