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THE FORTSAS BIBLIOHOAX...WITH A REPRINT OF THE FORTSAS CATALOGUE AND BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES AND COMMENT BY WEBER DE VORE by  Walter [ Fortsas Hoax]: Klinefelter - Hardcover - 1942 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB and Biblio.com

THE FORTSAS BIBLIOHOAX...WITH A REPRINT OF THE FORTSAS CATALOGUE AND BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES AND COMMENT BY WEBER DE VORE

by [ Fortsas Hoax]: Klinefelter, Walter

Condition: See description


New York: Press of the Woolly Whale, 1942. Cloth and decorated boards, t.e.g. Map endsheets. Fine in glassine dust jacket. First edition of one of the most substantial treatments of this elaborate auction hoax, including bibliographical descriptions of the catalogue, its subsequent printings, and the literature on the affair. One of two hundred copies printed in Centaur types on rag paper, with a title-page decoration by Fritz Kredel. LAWSON & PANKOW 109.
  • Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: WRCLIT45569
  • Title: THE FORTSAS BIBLIOHOAX...WITH A REPRINT OF THE FORTSAS CATALOGUE AND BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES AND COMMENT BY WEBER DE VORE
  • Author: [ Fortsas Hoax]: Klinefelter, Walter
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Press of the Woolly Whale
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1942
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