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Flair Annual 1953. by  and others  Edgar Degas - Signed First Edition - 1952. - from Orpheus Books (SKU: 16180-2)

Flair Annual 1953.

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Flair Annual 1953.

by COWLES, Fleur. Contributors include Salvador Dali, Katherine Ann Porter, Walker Evans, Rufino Tamayo, Virgil Thomson, Richard Wilbur, Robert Lowry, Edgar Degas, and others

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine
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About This Item

New York: Random House, 1952. Signed on a special quill bookmark by Fleur Cowles. First edition / First printing. Red die-cut cloth boards with gold foil decoration and white title. Near fine. A few fold-outs have a slight creases, from misfolding, else a spectacular copy. A lovely copy of an enchanting book. Includes many die-cut pages, special inks, and fold-outs. Flair was published as a deluxe fashion periodical for a single year. It went under due to cost overruns that were attributable to the extravagant publication features. The Bookmark is uncommon, especially signed by Fleur Cowles.

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Bookseller
Orpheus Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
16180-2
Title
Flair Annual 1953.
Author
COWLES, Fleur. Contributors include Salvador Dali, Katherine Ann Porter, Walker Evans, Rufino Tamayo, Virgil Thomson, Richard Wilbur, Robert Lowry, Edgar Degas, and others
Illustrator
Salvador Dali, Walker Evans, Rufino Tamayo, Robert Lowry, Edgar Degas, and others
Format/binding
Red die-cut cloth boards with gold foil decoration and white title.
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House,
Place of Publication
New York:
Date published
1952.
Bookseller catalogs
Art;

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