NEW YORK: Not So Little and Not So Old. Sarah M. Lockwood.
NEW YORK: Not So Little and Not So Old
NEW YORK: Not So Little and Not So Old
NEW YORK: Not So Little and Not So Old

NEW YORK: Not So Little and Not So Old

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. #175 of 200 copies signed by the author. A whimsical history of New York, from the arrival of Henry Hudson in 1609 to the mid-1920s. Features a vibrant color frontispiece and numerous textual illustrations, including many in color, as well as endpaper maps, by Ilonka Karasz (1896-1981), the versatile Hungarian-born designer known for her avant-garde industrial design and her many New Yorker magazine covers. Square quarto. Original cream paper-covered boards, with gilt stamping and blue inlays. Partially uncut. Light rubbing to the bottom corners. Accompanied by the scarce glassine wrapper and the printed dust jacket, which is lightly browned with a three unobtrusive vertical creases; else near fine. Housed in the publisher's slipcase, which is rather edgeworn with a few tape mends. Near fine. Item #66758

Price: $250.00

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