The book for sale is a rare signed, limited edition of Alejo Carpentier's masterpiece The Kingdom of this World illustrated by Roberto Juarez and published by Limited Editions Club in 1987 as a limited edition of 750 copies. This is copy number 88 and is signed by Juarez and John Hersey, author of the introduction. The book's spine is bound in black leather and the boards are wrapped in a beautiful auburn textured fabric.The book is in fine condition with no noticeable flaws, see photos. The slipcase is in very good condition with a bit of shelf wear and fading, see photo.
The book's spine and the boards are tight and straight. The page edges are fine. No interior markings, other than Juarez and Hersey's signature. No previous owner's bookplate.The interior is clean and bright. This is a beautiful copy of this extraordinary production of the Limited Editions Club. Let me know if you have questions. The item "Signed ROBERTO JUAREZ Numbered LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB Alejo KINGDOM OF THIS WORLD" is in sale since Sunday, September 10, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "bcp538" and is located in Sandy, Utah. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.