Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Voyages. Six Poems from White Buildings [SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR LEONARD BASKIN]

New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1957. First edition thus. Wrappers. 1/975. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated. Housed in publisher's blue-gray folding paper covered cardboard portfolio with paper labels on front cover and spine, with red lettering. Blue-grey wrappers, stabbed and tied at inner margin, with paper labels on front cover. #269 from a limited edition of 975 copies, hand-numbered and signed on the colophon by Leonard Baskin. Printed by the Gehenna Press. Half title printed in green and black, with illustrated title page. This fine press edition, which contains 6 poems taken from Hart Crane's collection White Buildings (1926), is illustrated with an additional 6 drawings by Leonard Baskin throughout (2 are monochrome on tissue paper, 1 on green craft paper, 1 a double page woodcut, 2 are within the text). Portfolio lightly sunned along edges and spine. Portfolio in very good, wrappers and interior in fine condition overall. vg to fine. Item #49353

Price: $150.00

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