Conrad's Manifesto: Preface to a Career.

CONRAD, Joseph Baskin, Leonard (illustrator)

Add 
to Cart
Price: $250.00


Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Rosenbach
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
Edition: Limited
Binding: hardcover
Condition: fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 171850


More ENGLISH LITERATURE: webrss
More GEHENNA: webrss
More PRESS BKS: webrss
More WOODCUT: webrss
More LIMITED: webrss

By This Author: CONRAD, Joseph
By This Publisher: Rosenbach
ABAA ILAB
Topic Notification
Receive e-mail notification of new arrivals in your topics of interest.


I want to thank you for your excellent service. I telephoned to inquire about the availability of a book this past Wednesday morning. Michele informed me it was available and took my order at about 11 AM EST. The next day when I got home from work, I was astounded to find that the book had been delivered in the early afternoon -- less than 30 hours after the order. Now, I know that UPS deserves some credit, but such fast delivery would not have occurred if Michele (and perhaps others) had not worked extremely efficiently. The book was well packed and fully meets my expectations, and Michele even got my name right! You have demonstrated a level of service I hope all merchants would meet. Thanks again. - Guy Hasegawa
Argosy Book Store on Facebook
Argosy Book Store on Instagram
Site by Bibliopolis