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LEAVES OF GRASS...
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1940. 4to. decorative boards, leather spine label, original slipcase, custom glassin wrappers. 264 pages. Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by the photographer, Edward Weston. This edition has been prepared for the members of The Limited Editions Club at the shop of The Aldus Printers in New York, the plates having been made by Pioneer-Moss, the paper by Worthy, and the binding executed by Russell-Rutter. The photographs were made by Edward Weston in an extensive tour of democratic America taken by him for this purpose in the year 1941 and 1942. Mr Weston signed on the colophon page. Books measure 9 1/8" x 12 1/8", 232 pp total in 2 Volumes.Books have slightly sunned spine and minor wear to the leather labels on the spines, also worn on edges and corners, pages are clean and no marking, books are protected by glassine. Slipcase has scratches on front, and corners on the open side slightly bumped, worn corners and edges. In astonishing condition for this set....
      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll]
Last Found On: 2016-03-19           Check availability:      Direct From Bookseller    

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