Item #4985 Candide. Rockwell Kent Jean Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire.


1928: Random House. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Limited Signed Numbered Edition. Hardcover. Item #4985

In collectible condition, illustrated by Rockwell Kent and restricted to a limited run of 1470 copies. This is hand numbered as No. 1057. (4to), Original cream linen decorated in gilt. Light wear and some sunning to spine and lightly bumped corners. Paper extraordinary to the touch and extremely clean end leaf pages and paste downs. Extremely rare foxing with vivid illustrations and bright, clean pages.

Gorgeous condition for a book nearly a century old.

Provenance extended to E. Weyhe/Prints and Books on the Fine Arts in New York with receipt typewritten for Sept. 13, 1928. Often collectibles that present with forms of provenance make a delightful addition to any collector's library.

Price: $145.00  other currencies