Sale 18BP01 | Lot 39

[NEW YORK-ILLUSTRATED] Group of seven limited editions and illustrated 20th century works.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

Lot Details

Lot 39
[NEW YORK-ILLUSTRATED] Group of seven limited editions and illustrated 20th century works.
Sizes vary, largest (Empire State) 17 x 13 inches. Comprising: DREISER, THEODORE. My City. New York: 1929. One of 275 signed copies. Large folio, original decorated boards. Extremities rubbed; BAILEY, VERNON HOWE. Empire State. A Pictorial Record of its Construction. New York: 1931. First edition, number 885 from an unspecified edition. Large folio. Parchment backed boards with raised illustration to cover. Shelfwear and a few scuffs; PENNELL, JOSEPH. The Glory of New York. New York: 1926. First edition, one of 355 copies signed by Elizabeth Pennell, designed by Bruce Rogers. Large folio. Pictorial blue cloth gilt; BROWN, HENRY COLLINS. The Lordly Hudson. New York: 1937. Number 108 of 874 copies signed by Brown. Cloth with label, glassine, in publisher's numbered box. Fine copy; SCHUTZ, ANTON. New York in Etchings. New York: 1939. One of 2050 numbered copies. Original spiral binding. Some stains to cloth; SMITH, F. Hopkinson. Charcoals of New York and Old New York. Garden City: 1912. Cloth backed boards. Tipped-in plates. Binding worn; and the 1913 edition of the same. The lot 7 volumes.


C Estate of Leo Hershkowitz

Estimate: $500 - $800
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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