Sale 18BP02 | Lot 137

KIPLING, RUDYARD On Dry-Cow Fishing as a Fine Art.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

Lot Details

Lot 137
KIPLING, RUDYARD On Dry-Cow Fishing as a Fine Art.
Cleveland: Rowfant Club, 1926. First book edition, copy 123 of 176 copies designed and printed by Bruce Rogers. Original marbled boards in slipcase. 8 x 4 5/8 inches (20 x 12 cm: 13, [1] pp., with title-page vignette, headpieces and tailpieces. Minor wear and a trifle of soiling to the slipcase, the original glassine present but torn.
A charming typographic jeux d'esprit by Rogers, generally considered to be one of his best small-format works. Livingston 504

C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $281 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $281 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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