HIROSHIMA. John HERSEY, Jacob LAWRENCE.

HIROSHIMA

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Jacob Lawrence. Hardcover. Large octavo (9-1/2" x 12-1/4") bound in full coal-black aniline cowhide. With a poem by Robert Penn Warren that serves as the preface. Illustrated with 8 ORIGINAL SILKSCREENS executed in eleven colors by the noted African-American artist Jacob Lawrence, now deceased. Copy #1378 of 1500 SIGNED by Hersey, Warren, and Lawrence. A starkly beautiful book, richly bound and with three important signatures, justly one of the most desirable books issued by this long-lived, prestigious press. Monthly Letter, invitation to a reception in honor of the collaboration, and the Note on the care of the book laid in. Fine in a Fine slipcase. Item #014402

Price: $1,000.00