logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Lot 0052
Description
Heading: (Cheloniidae Press)
Author: Robinson, Alan James, et al.
Title: Roadkills: A Collection of Prose and Poetry by John McPhee, Gillian Conoley, Gary Snyder, Madeline DeFrees, William Stafford, and Richard Eberhart. Etching and Wood Engraving by James Alan Robinson
Place Published: [Easthampton]
Publisher:Cheloniidae Press
Date Published: 1981
Description:


Illustrated with an etching and 11 wood engravings by Robinson. (4to) bound by Gray Parrot in quarter gray Moroccan goat and Japanese paper in custom quarter leather clamshell box. No. XXIII of 50 deluxe copies with an extra suite of the illustrations signed by Robinson in a buckram portfolio.



Signed by Robinson and all the authors at the colophon. The text is a collection of prose and poetry by John McPhee, Gillian Conoley, Gary Snyder, Madeline DeFrees, William Stafford, and Richard Eberhart. This is the second Cheloniidae Press book, one of the best and most successful.

Condition
Top front corner of clamshell box bumped; wear to corner tips of main volume; else fine.
Buyer's Premium
  • 25%

Alan James Robinson, Roadkills 1/50

Estimate $1,500 - $2,000Jun 15, 2017
Starting Price $750
Shipping, Payment & Auction Policies
See Policy for Shipping
Ships fromSan Francisco, CA, US
placeholder

PBA Galleries

badge TOP RATED
San Francisco, CA, USA
2,691 Followers