Conrad's Manifesto: Preface to a Career.
Place Published: Philadelphia
Date Published: 1966
Description: The History of the Preface to The Nigger of the "Narcissus" with Facsimiles of the Manuscripts. Edited with an Essay by David R. Smith. Woodcut portrait by Leonard Baskin, printed from the block. Rubricated text in title and limitation pages. 79pp. Slim 4to, marbled boards with paper label, uncut edges; two-piece slipcase. Philadelphia: Rosenbach Foundation (Printed at Gehenna Press), 1966. A fine copy.
Comments: Limited edition - number 55 of only 100 copies (total edition of 1100) containing an extra woodcut portrait, printed on Shizuoka vellum and signed by Baskin.Signed: Y
Book ID: 171850