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Currier and Ives, Printmakers to the American People, 1st Ed., c.1942. Author: Harry T. Peters. Publisher: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc., Garden City, N.Y. Copyright: 1942, 1st Edition. Hard bound in beige cloth with pictorial front and gold hot stamping on spine, no dust jacket. A beautiful book of 192 plates of Currier and Ives' work and their fascinating history. The pages include many historical plates, with 27 in full color and 165 in b/w as well as 41 pages of explanatory text. This special edition of Currier & Ives is set in 12pt. Caslon monotype with hand-drawn decorative initials. The design and typography is by A.P. Tedesco and the book has been produced by Zeese-Wilkinson Company, Inc. and H. Wokff Book Manufacturing Company. Condition: Very good, some yellowing on end papers

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    Currier & Ives Printmakers American First Edition

    Estimate $100 - $150Sep 30, 2017
    Starting Price $1
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    Auction Curated By:
    Scott Brasseur
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    Beth Brasseur
    Book & Ephemera Specialist