Peter and the Wolf

Peter and the Wolf

Prokofieff, Serge; Foreword by Serge Koussevitzky , Warren Chappell(illus.)

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Date Published: 1940
Edition: Early printing
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 42206

Description

Oblong octavo [19.5 cm x 26 cm] Red cloth over boards with a pictorial paper label across the spine and covers. Colorful pictorial endpapers. Very good condition, with gently bumped spine ends and a handful of minor stains on the covers. In a good only dust jacket, with age-toning, areas of fading, and several light moisture stains. The edges have numerous closed tears and small losses.

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Designed and illustrated by Warren Chappell. Calligraphy by Hollis Holland. The Virginia-born artist and typographer, Warren Chappell, gained the distinction of being the only American artist to be accepted as a student by the German master of calligraphy and type cutting, Rudolf Koch.