Item #4849 Lord John Film Festival. John Updike Ray Bradbury Herb Yellin, Robert Bloch, Brian Cox, Dennis Etchison, Gerald Ford, Richard C. Matheson, Roman Polanski.

Lord John Film Festival

Lord John Press, 2006. Limited Numbered Edition 153/174. Hardcover. Near Fine+ / Near Fine Slipcase, no dust jacket issued. Item #4849

Book in Fine+ condition with matching slipcase that has some very faint rubbing to extremeties, negligable. Label is a fascimile of signed "The Godfather" film poster. First edition. Filled with illustrations, photographs and contributions from dozens of industry giants. Numbered 153 out of a 174 limited edition run. This edition was published in celebration of the book and entertainment industry. Includes 41 signatures in total.

Herb Yellin, widely recognized as one of the most influential publishers in contemporary times, dedicated himself to crafting collector's edition publications. The imprint of his press, Lord John Press, specializes in compiling smaller works from renowned authors—poems, short stories, essays—meticulously presenting them in the highest caliber collector's editions. From page quality to typesetting and cover board designs, Yellin's commitment to excellence was unwavering.

His prolific publishing extended to a significant volume of John Updike's works, leading the author to jest that in the event of losing his library, Herb Yellin could serve as a one-stop replacement. Many collectors valued Yellin's library for the consistent quality it offered. An avid reader and collector himself, Yellin not only published for fellow enthusiasts but also left behind a legacy of books that not only captivate the eye but also provide a tactile pleasure with their superior paper and material quality.

Herb Yellin's personal collection included the coveted #15 of the signed, numbered editions published by Lord John Press.

Price: $575.00  other currencies