New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1933. John Vassos. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. Octavo [23 cm] Tan and brown paper covered boards with the title stamped in gilt on the front board and backstrip. Brown endpapers. The boards are a bit warped and slightly soiled. The underlying boards are peeking through at the bottom fore-edge corners. Very good. Item #54440
Thirteen imaginative illustrations by John Vassos, an artist who played a major role in promoting the Art Deco style in advertising art and book illustration, and whose first illustrative work was Oscar Wilde's "Salome." This copy is signed by John Vassos on the half title page.