Leaves Of Grass In Two Volumes. Illustrated with Photographs made by Edward Weston. New York, Aldus Printers, for the Limited Editions Club, 1942.One of the greatest productions of the first 25 years of the Limited Editions Club-- in exceptionally nice condition. Whitman's epic poem, illustrated with 50 photographic plates from Edward Weston: the plates having been made by Pioneer-Moss, the paper by Worthy, and the binding executed by Russell-Rutter. The photographs were made by Edward Weston in an extensive tour of democratic America taken by him for this purpose in the year 1941 and 1942. Weston SIGNED on the colophon page. Includes both prepub announcement and monthly newsletter. Books measure 9 1/8" x 12 1/8", 232 pp total in two volumes. CONDITION: Very, very good++ (some might say near fine). Slight wear to the tops of the leather spine labels on both volumes (see photo). Otherwise, no flaws to speak of.
Slipcase is solid with mild signs of shelfwear and some wear to the title label (see photo). We sell to some countries outside the US; please inquire.We pack things very carefully. The item "Edward Weston signed Leaves of Grass, Limited Editions Club 1942 Whitman" is in sale since Thursday, August 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "arrowbooks" and is located in Branford, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States.