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Cheloniidae Press — Clemens, S.L. ("Mark Twain") — Robinson, A.J.
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201
Cheloniidae Press — Clemens, S.L. ("Mark Twain") — Robinson, A.J.
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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Cheloniidae Press — Clemens, S.L. ("Mark Twain") — Robinson, A.J.

The Jumping Frog. [Easthampton, Massachusetts], 1985

8vo (8 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.; 215 x 136 mm). 15 wood-engraved illustrations by Alan James Robinson, signed by the artist and binder. Full morocco with four inlaid designs of frogs in green morocco by Daniel E. Helm, folding box, bookplate.


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Catalogue Note

One of 325 copies of which this is numbered 11 of 15 copies including an additional suite of illustrations signed by the artist, together with a suite of illustrations in proof states signed by the artist, separate portfolios. Also included is an original pencil drawing of a frog signed by the artist. The binding is one of twenty bound by Daniel E. Kelm at The Wide-Awake Garage. A further copy of the book is included, in wrappers, numbered 'State Proof # XI'.

THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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New York