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Song of the Open Road - Signed by Aaron Siskind

Song of the Open Road - Signed by Aaron Siskind

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Song of the Open Road - Signed by Aaron Siskind

by Walt Whitman

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
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New York: The Limited Editions Club. Near Fine. 1990. Limited Edition. Hardcover. "Song of the Open Road" is a poem by Walt Whitman and from his 1856 collection 'Leaves of Grass". This book being #174 of an edition of 550 copies. The book was set in English Monotype Scotch at Golgonooza Letter Foundry by Julia Ferrari and Dan Carr. Text printed by Heritage Printers on paper made at Carterie Enrico Magnani. Photographs by Aaron Siskind who also signed the book. Photogravure plates made by Paul Taylor and printed them with Clary Nelson at Renaissance Press on Richard de Bas paper. The book is NF with only some fading on the spine. The slipcase is VG with some fraying and sunning on the spine. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; Signed by Illustrator .

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Bookseller's Inventory #
1031
Title
Song of the Open Road - Signed by Aaron Siskind
Author
Walt Whitman
Illustrator
Aaron Siskind
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Limited Edition
Publisher
The Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1990

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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...
Spine
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