Item #020815 HIROSHIMA. John HERSEY, Jacob LAWRENCE.


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 leather. With a poem by Robert Penn Warren that serves as the preface. Illustrated with 8 ORIGINAL SILKSCREENS executed in eleven colors by the noted late African-American artist Jacob Lawrence. Copy #27 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 laid in. Mild, even sunning to the spine. Near Fine in a close to Fine slipcase. Item #020815

Price: $2,500.00