New York: Pantheon Books (The Spiral Press), 1954. 1st. Decorative Cloth. The 1954 signed/limited. #247 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY BEN SHAHN on the limitation page. A sharp, well-preserved copy to boot: Solid and VG+ in its buckram boards, with bright gilt-insignia at the front panel and lightly-flecked gilt-lettering along the spine. Otherwise, very clean and, internally, no writing or markings of any kind. Quarto, nicely illustrated thruout by the redoubtable Ben Shahn. Also includes a clean, sturdy, VG example of publisher's black cardboard slipcase AND publisher's original prospectus, which is laid-in. Collectible; Very Good. Item #6948
Signed by Illustrator.