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Fine in Fine- jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. The first printing, Two page text introduction by Natlie Janus Hammond, and full page b&w images. "Carl Van Vechten had an open heart and a receptive mind." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE-DUST JACKET.
Signed By Author Very Good+ oversized hardcover in Very Good+ dustjacket. Inscribed and Signed by editor and Van Vechten assistant Saul Mauriber on the recto of the Dedication page. Normal shelfwear to dustjacket including light creasing to the immediate lower edge of the rear panel. Faint foxing on the first and last page, otherwise the text and images are clean and bright.
Near Fine in Very Good jacket. 172pgs. black Cloth, white lettering, embossed front panels. light wear to the panel edges, slight toning to the endpapers, otherwise fine, unmarked copy. Unclipped jacket has toning to the flaps, superficial wear to the panels. in mylar sleeve. A compilation of photographs of famous actors, artists, dancers, musicians and writers taken by Van Vechten from the 1930s to the early 1960s. Includes portraits of Bessie Smith, Lena Horne, Billie Holliday, Laurence Olivier, Marlon Brando, Georgia O'Keefe, Henri Matisse and more. 172 pages (unpaginated); 164 full page b&w photographic plates; Size: Large 4to.
Carl Van Vechten. Very Good in Good jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. (1978) Original black cloth covers, very bright and clean. Spine ends and corners slightly bumped. DJ is As Is--Approx. 6 1/2" closed tear from bottom edge of front panel w/ some old tape repair to part of it. Mild edge wear. Price clipped. Illust. w/ numerous b/w photos of famous people of this century, most of them caught at the peak of their careers.
First edition. 4to; unpaginated (172); 162 full-page illustrations from photographs. A very good copy or better in a very good dust jacket. A collection of portraits from the photographer Carl Van Vechten, compiled by Saul Mauriber.
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