Limited Editions Club Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte Balthus Signed LEC Rare
Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Fifteen Lithograph s & an Afterword by Balthus Monthly Letter Issue #571 The Limited Editions Club, 19 93. Three hundred copies of this edition were designed, set in Monotype Dante, and printed by Michael & Winifred Bixler. Bruce Porter of Trestle Editions printed the lithographs, which were chine colled at Wingate Studio. They were mounted on mould made paper from the Arches mill, in Epinal, France. The text was also printed on this paper, uniquely watermarked with the coat of arms of the family Klossowski de Rola. The book is bound in Nigerian goatskin dyed gray-green to suggest the Yorkshire moors. Linen covered and lined case. Balthus signed on the colophon page. 208 pp, clamshell case measures 14" x 18 1/8" tall. Condition: Leather darken on spine ends, one lithograph is loosely inserted. About The Limited Editions Club (LEC). George Macy, The Limited Editions Club (LEC) is known to publish finely designed and printed books; and beautifully illustrated with original artworks by leading book illustrators.
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The item "Limited Editions Club Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte Balthus Signed LEC Rare" is in sale since Tuesday, August 09, 2016. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "ilmatt" and is located in Issaquah, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Binding: Fine Binding
- Subject: Literature & Fiction
- Topic: Classics
- Special Attributes: Illustrated
- Origin: English
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Year Printed: 1993
- Author: Emily Bronte
- Publisher: Limited Editions Club
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: English