Hastings House, 1949, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, First
FRITZ HENLE. Virgin Islands, New York: Hastings House, 1949. Octavo, first edition, pp. 72, gray cloth boards quarter-bound in blue cloth, rotogravures by the peripatetic Henle, with text by Vivienne Tallal Winterry. Vintage landscapes, seascapes and portraits of a bygone island idyll that was the American Virgin group: St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John. Condition of this book: Dust jacket poor, with chunks missing, protected under Brodart. Book itself is near fine, with age-toned leaves and minor edge wear to the covers. 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. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Travel & Places; United States; 1940s; Photography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54998.