Item #65955 Drawn from the Wood: Consolations in Words & Music for Pious Friends and Drunken Companions. John Held Jr., Frank Shay.

Drawn from the Wood: Consolations in Words & Music for Pious Friends and Drunken Companions

New York: Macaulay Company, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. 186pp. Small quarto [22 cm] Light green cloth. Fading to the backstrip (title still bold). Several small pencil scribbles to rear board. Text block cracked a couple of times, but still sturdy. In a worn dust jacket which has been taped at the spine and a bit along the folds of the inside flaps. Brown and white Illustrated endsheets and nineteen full page illustrations by John Held, Jr. Dust jacket vignettes also by John Held Jr. Very good minus / Fair. Item #65955

The Utah artist, John Held Jr., was one of the best known magazine illustrators of the 1920s, and his designs for F. Scott Fitzgerald jackets became icons of the Jazz Age.

Price: $100.00

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