Greenwich Village Types Tenements & Temples.

WALL, Bernhardt Bernhardt Wall (illustrator)

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Price: $4,000.00


Place Published: New York
Publisher: Privately Printed

Description: 22 original etchings of various sizes and in various colors, green, gray and sepia, printed on zinc plates, all with tissue guards. + 3 pages of etched preliminaries, title, index and colophon. Slim small 4to, brown cloth blacked boards (lightly rubbed), etched vignette on front cover, text block is delicately stitched, internally fine. New York, Privately Printed, ca. 1920. Third State. Scarce. Very good (+).

Comments: Number 13 of what was supposed to be 50 copies, signed and numbered in pencil on the title page. Due to the fragility of the zinc plates only 26 were actually made.

Signed: Y
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 231517


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