BOOKS: (2) Vols SIGNED Dean Cornwell 1926 1928, 2 volumes: William Lyon Phelps. The City of the Great King. Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, New York. 1926. Hardcover. 9 x 12 inches. 7 full-page color plates by Cornwell. Bookplate of Morris R. Burroughs on front endpaper, and inscribed to him by both Phelps and Cornwell and signed by each, dated 1934. Bruce Barton. The Man of Galilee: Twelve Scenes from the Life of Christ. Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, New York. 1928. Hardcover. 9 x 12 inches. SIGNED by Cornwell in bold charcoal pencil on the title page. With 12 full-page color plates.
Provenance: Property from the Collection of Charles E. Sigety
Notes/Literature: The late Charles E. Sigety was a renowned collector of Americana, ranging from examples of Norman Rockwell to important historic documents. A selection of his collection was sold at Christie's New York in 2016