cloth, outer folder, slipcase
1942 · New York
by Thackeray, William Makepeace
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. cloth, outer folder, slipcase. Limited Editions Club. 4to. cloth, outer folder, slipcase. xvi, 119+(1) pages. With the Marginal Glosses by Michael Angelo Titmarsh and the Illustrations drawn by Fritz Kredel with the Considerable Assistance of Mr. M.A. Titmarsh. Limited to 1500 numbered copies (LEC 142), with this particular copy proudly displaying the bookplate of the 20th C. actor Jean Hersholt with his signature and the colophon displaying 'presentation copy'. Designed by George Macy and printed at the Press of A. Colish. Plates colored by hand at the studio of Charlize Brakely. Slipcase faded and partially split along hinges with crude tape repairs. Outer folder shows minor sunning.
(Inventory #: 27459)