Gardens of China (Includes the Publisher's Printed Slipcase AND Original Prospectus). Osvald Siren.
Gardens of China (Includes the Publisher's Printed Slipcase AND Original Prospectus)

Gardens of China (Includes the Publisher's Printed Slipcase AND Original Prospectus)

New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1949. Cloth. A crisp, well-preserved copy of the 1949 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in its deep-green cloth, with bright gilt-titling along the front panel and spine. Just a touch of light scuffing to the rear panel, small, neat former owner name and address at the front free endpaper, otherwise very clean. Tall quarto, dozens and dozend of lovelyu gravure plates at the rear based on Osvald Siren's own photographs. This copy also includes not only a solid, VG example of the light-green card slipcase but also the uncommon folded prospectus, which announces the 1949 publication of this title. Near Fine. Item #14895

Price: $500.00

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