Univ of Virginia, 1975, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First, Inscribed by Author
WARREN CHAPPELL. The Living Alphabet, Charlottesville: Univ. Press of Virginia, 1975. Oblong octavo, first edition, pp. 50, mustard cloth boards quarter-bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine, brown lettering to front, designs by Chappell, inscribed and signed twice by the author to "Dorothy/Charles" in memory of William Pennell. An essay on the Roman alphabet, "the most universal tool that Western man has created by and for his intellect," Chappell writes. Condition of this book: Dust jacket front panel is sunned, with a short tear. Faint foxing to a few pages. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Books on Books; United States; 1970s; Art & Design. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0813906350. ISBN/EAN: 9780813906355. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54833.