Vertical: A Yearbook for Romantic-Mystic Ascensions [1 of 100 SIGNED]

By: Jolas, Eugene (editor)

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG-


Black buckram, front cover with gilt illus. by Alexander Calder, paper title label mounted on upper spine panel. 201 pp., with front cover illus. by Calder repeated on main title, (3) plates by Andre Masson. Cloth quite tanned along spine panel, upper front cover and along front fore-edge, minor tanning to upper rear panel. Cloth rubbed with exposure at head of spine and top front binding corner, slight exposure at corners. Firm, square binding, clean interior beyond some toning along hinges. Of the 400 total copies printed, this is one of the 100 signed by editor Eugene Jolas on rear colophon. Anthology of Surrealists, Dadaists, and American and European Modernists, essays and poetry, including Apollinaire, Kay Boyle, Paul Claudel, Richard Eberhart, O. V. de Milosz, Charles Peguy, Jolas' own "Verticalist Journey," Bataille, Caillois, Gerard de Nerval. Very scarce.

Title: Vertical: A Yearbook for Romantic-Mystic Ascensions [1 of 100 SIGNED]

Author Name: Jolas, Eugene (editor)

Illustrator: Alexander Calder (front cover and title page illus.); Andre Masson

Categories: Literature: Novels/Stories, Drama, Modern 1sts,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, The Gotham Bookmart Press: 1941

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: VG-

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed By Editor

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 034544