Publisher:Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1969
Edition:First Edition Thus
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition Thus
Bright yellow coloured endpapers. 1/4 pink coloured cloth covered boards with black coloured titles. 3/4 gray coloured boards. Pink coloured tint to the top textblock edge. Browning to the backstrip edge along with a little bumping and bumping to the edges. The top and lower edges show the results of insect activity. Browning and faint foxing to the text block edges and age toning of the internal text. The penultimate page has had numerous scissor cuts to the lower edge and to the front fore edge, as has the rear endpaper which has also lost the lower left-hand corner. Rubbing and some handling marks to the endpapers. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, with white coloured background with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. The white of the background has become somewhat yellow and shows numerous handling marks. There are creases that run the full length of the rear fold over panel and there is one crease to the front fold over panel. " This is the story in art of the painter Arthur Fidelman, born in the Bronx and spending years of his life in Italy -- Rome, Milan , Florence and Venice -- pursuing his tumultuous career through adventure and misadventure." -- From the front fold over panel blurb. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. (14), 3-208, (4) pages. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; United States; Inventory No: 0111178.