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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 535

    KENT, Rockwell, illustrator (1882-1971). -- MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891). Moby Dick. Chicago: The Lakeside Press, 1930.

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    KENT, Rockwell, illustrator (1882-1971). -- MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891). Moby Dick. Chicago: The Lakeside Press, 1930.

    3 volumes, 4o. Numerous woodcut illustrations by Rockwell Kent. Original black cloth, titled and decorated in silver, top edges stained black, several leaves unopened; acetate dust jackets (a few minor tears); aluminum slipcase (a few minor scratches).

    LIMITED EDITION, one of 1000 copies. A FINE SET. (3)


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