Methuen, 1979, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
MERKIN, RICHARD, and McCALL, BRUCE. Velvet Eden, The Richard Merkin Collection of Erotic Photography, New York: Methuen, 1979. Quarto, first American edition, pp. 144, black leather boards with gilt lettering to spine, gilt label on front, halftone plates. An assortment of vintage naughty photos from the late 18th and early to mid-19th century, many set up elaborately. Collected in Europe and America. Condition of this book: Overall very good with a worn jacket (tape-repaired, some of the gold coating has worn away). This is the first USA edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Photography; Reference. ISBN: 0416001114. ISBN/EAN: 9780416001112. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53325.