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Frijoles Canyon Pictographs Recorded in Woodcuts and Hand Printed
Writers' Editions, Inc., Santa Fe 1939 - Text and illustrations by Gustave Baumann. Cloth-covered boards with pictograph design in yellow and brown and printed cover and spine labels. Paper spine label chipped at edges with no loss to lettering. Inner hinges professionally and inconspicuously strenghtened. Contemporary owner's name and date on blank verso of free endpaper and his bookplate on rear pastedown. One of 500 copies. A handmade artist's book bound by Hazel Dreis, a Santa Fe artist and illustrated by Gustave Baumann with pictorial endpapers and original hand-printed woodcuts depicting pictographs at the Tuyoni site in Frijoles, New Mexico, including a four-fold plate signed by the artist. In a note on the colophon:". Writers' Editions, Inc., a cooperative group of writers living in the Southwest, who believe that regional publication should foster the growth of American art and literature." Size: Square 8vo [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Braiterman, Marilyn (ABAA member)]
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