1981 · New York
Limited Editions Club production of one of the earliest American works about the Lost Generation, here with an introduction by Leon Edel and => contemporary photographs by Berenice Abbott, Man Ray, André Kertész, and others, in a volume designed by Laurie Rippon and printed by Daniel Keleher at the Wild Carrot Letterpress.
Numbered copy 538 of 2000 printed, this is => signed by both Cowley and photographer Abbott at the colophon. The monthly newsletter and prospectus are laid in.
Binding: A. Horowitz & Sons bound the work in quarter brown cloth with gray Fabriano Ingres paper, the front cover stamped in brown to reproduce the front cover of a 1920s literary magazine.
Bibliography of the Fine Books Published by the Limited Editions Club, 523. Binding as above, in original glassine dust jacket with very minor chipping to corners. Also in original slipcase of brown cloth and gray paper with brown printed lettering to spine. A clean, fresh, indeed => wonderful copy. (Inventory #: 39039)