Sinclair Lewis, Grant Wood / Main Street Limited Editions Club Signed 1937
Main Street [Limited Editions Club]. Author: Lewis, Sinclair and Grant Wood (illustrator) Title: Main Street [Limited Editions Club] Publication: Chicago: The Lakeside Press for Limited Editions Club, 1937. An edition of Lewis' classic novel of small-town life illustrated by Grant Wood, the artist best-known for his painting American Gothic, depicting a farming couple and a pitchfork. For this edition of 1500 signed copies, Wood supplied nine-full page tinted drawings which were faithfully reproduced by the Lakeside Press. Lewis added a new introduction for this edition. Spine slightly darkened, but less than usual, else near fine in thin gray cloth-covered boards. This is copy 860 of 1500, signed by Grant Wood on the colophon page.
The original slipcase is split at the top and is starting at the bottom and the spine label is fading and hard to read (the slipcase is fragile and is often missing entirely). Subject: ART, FICTION, Limited Edition. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), the International Online Booksellers Association (IOBA), and the Cascade Booksellers Association (CBA), and we adhere to their codes of ethics. This listing was created by Bibliopolis.
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- Author: Lewis, Sinclair and Grant Wood (illustrator
- Publisher: The Lakeside Press for Limited Editions Club
- Year Printed: 1937
- Special Attributes: Signed
- Binding: Hardcover
- Subject: Art & Photography