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The Portrait of A Generation including The Revolving Mirror by  Robert McALMON - First Edition - 1926 - from Riverrun Books & Manuscripts (SKU: 406700)

The Portrait of A Generation including The Revolving Mirror

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The Portrait of A Generation including The Revolving Mirror

by McALMON, Robert

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Paris: Contact Editions, Three Mountains Press, 1926. An exceptional copy in original, unopened condition. 8vo. 98, [1] pages. Original French-folded printed wrappers, entirely uncut and unopened. FIRST EDITION, one of 200 copies (of which 10 were on Vergé d'Arches), printed by Dijon printer Maurice Darantiere who issued books for McAlmon's own Contact Editions and its stable of authors (Hemingway, Pound, H.D., W.C. Williams, Stein, and many other key modernists). He is perhaps best known for the herculean task of printing the original Shakespeare & Co. edition of Joyce's 'Ulysses.' McAlmon was at the very center of the Modernist movement through his publishing venture, and his books - including this collection of poems - are cornerstone works in their own right.

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Bookseller
Riverrun Books & Manuscripts US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
406700
Title
The Portrait of A Generation including The Revolving Mirror
Author
McALMON, Robert
Book condition
Used - An exceptional copy in original, unopened condition
Quantity-available
1
Publisher
Contact Editions, Three Mountains Press
Place of Publication
Paris
Date Published
1926
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Literature;

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About Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

Founded in 1978 and purchased in 2016 by Thomas Lecky, Riverrun specializes in fine, rare, and unusual books from all periods and genres. There are large holdings in art, photography, artists' books, fine printing, books about books, literature, signed and inscribed books, early printing, and Americana. We have thousands of books not listed online in these and many other fields, and are constantly sourcing new material from private collections and public auction. Please let us know if we can help you locate something not listed in our stock. We are members of the ABAA and are certified members of the Appraiser's Association of America.

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