The Harlot's House and Other Poems (SIGNED AND NUMBERED FIRST PRINTING). Author: (Art & Design) VASSOS, John; WILDE, Oscar Title: The Harlot's House and Other Poems (SIGNED AND NUMBERED FIRST PRINTING) Publication: New York: E. 1929 Edition: Signed Limited Edition. 7 3/8 X 9 3/8 Inches.
#96 of 200 signed copies. Original publisher marbled paper binding. Vassos helped define the modernist art movement via his work as designer for RCA in addition to his illustrated books. Via RCA, John was instrumental in the original designs of the earliest televisions, mid-century microphones, radios, consoles etc... His industrial art is among the widest spread and most important of the 20th century.
Lacks original DJ and/or slipcase. Original boards scuffed and worn at edges. Wear to head and foot of spine. PO bookplate on inside front pastedown.Title-page has a 3 3/4 inch closed tear to bottom edge. An acceptable copy of this art deco rarity. Subject: Books on books, Poetry. Back in Time Rare Books. Back in Time Rare Books is the home of Mike Cotter and his traveling band of misfit books! Mike has been in the rare books business in some form or fashion for nearly a decade and a half. The older he gets, the more his collection starts to resemble his bedroom at the age of 10.
The stock at Back in Time is officially classified as General Antiquarian, but the truth of the matter is that the stock is a smattering of historical pieces that have found their way beyond the gates of Endor. You see, Mike has two great loves in his professional life - American History & Pop Culture of the late 20th Century. Back in Time is a member of the Florida Antiquarian Booksellers Association (FABA). Member, International Society of Appraisers. This listing was created by Bibliopolis.This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "backintimerarebooks" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Mexico, Japan, Brazil, Australia.