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Poems by  Willem [Art]  Frank; De Kooning - First Edition - 1988 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140938552)

Poems

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Poems

by O'Hara, Frank; De Kooning, Willem [Art]

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About This Item

New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1988. First Edition. Near Fine. Limited edition of 550 copies; this copy is #136 with authorized facsimile signature of De Kooning. Elephant folio. Black Nigerian goatskin lettered in gilt, housed in black cloth clamshell case with gilt lettered black leather spine label. Includes 13pp. staplebound Limited Editions Club Letter. A bit of waviness to a few pages in middle of book, else Fine, housed in Very Good slipcase with worn spot to back edge of spine, a bit of pilling to cloth. Letter has small light crease to bottom corners, else near fine. 17 original lithographs by De Kooning, reproduced from charcoal drawings, illustrating the New York School poet's ode to the Dutch-American abstract expressionist painter.

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Bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
140938552
Title
Poems
Author
O'Hara, Frank; De Kooning, Willem [Art]
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
The Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1988
Keywords
abstract expressionism, New York School, poetry, art
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry; Art;

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in literary first editions and works of cultural and historic significance. We are located in Portland, Oregon and welcome visitors by appointment.

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gilt
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