ROCKWELLKENTIANA: Few Words and Many Pictures by R. K. and, by Carl Zigrosser, A Bibliography and List of Prints.

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1933. First edition. INSCRIBED BY KENT on leaf tipped in following the front free endpaper, "To my friend John J. Kozoy [?]/ with all good wishes, / Rockwell Kent / Asgaard, August 5, 1965" Full-color frontispiece; 64 pages of text interspersed with illustrations and about 86 pages of black & white illustrations (some pages are full illustrations, some have more than one image, or smaller wood engravings), plus colophon page with a reproduction of Kent's signature. Included is a bibliography of the writings and illustrations of Kent, compiled by Carl Zigrosser, to whom the book is dedicated. Bound in blue and white pictorial cloth with a rocky seashore and mountain design by Kent, titling in white on blue on spine; color-printed, similarly designed dust jacket printed on a rather thin, salmon-colored paper, page top-edge stained salmon, cloth covers of book show some scuffing at the bottom edge. The interior pages and all text and illustrations are very clean and bright. Dust jacket has three chips on the spine each with about one square inch of missing paper, other minor chipping, small splits, internal tape repair & other edge wear common on this fragile type of paper. Good or better copy. (Johnson, F.: An Anthology of his Work, page 354). Scarce in dust jacket.
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