TYPEE. A ROMANCE OF THE SOUTH SEAS. Herman MELVILLE, Miguel COVARRUBIAS.

TYPEE. A ROMANCE OF THE SOUTH SEAS

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1935. Miguel Covarrubias. hardcover. Octavo (6-1/4" x 9-1/2") bound in full native tappa with an introduction by Raymond Weaver who was most responsible for resurrecting Melville's reputation in the twentieth century. Copy #1409 of 1500 numbered copies with lovely color illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias and SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in. Bookplate of the Worthy Paper Company, which supplied the paper for this edition, tipped to front pastedown; spine just a touch darkened. Close to Fine in a Near Fine slipcase with minor wear. Item #019954

Price: $200.00