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John HerseyHiroshima
$195.00
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1946
Used - Very Good. 1946 Knopf Stated FIRST edition of Hersey's classic description of Hiroshima. This book is in VG/no DJ condition. With a **SIGNED** Card laid in. The covers are deep green with gilt lettering on the spine. There is virtually no wear save for a tiny bump at the corners. This book is ex-library with a bookplate on the inside cover, a library stamp on the ffep and a scrape mark ( where the card was removed) on the inside rear cover. The text is otherwise clean and tight. A... (WW II HISTORY)
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Hersey, John (Signed)Hiroshima
$195.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394548442
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Inc, Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., 1985
Used - Very Good. Signed by author John Hersey directly to title page with inscription. Unmarked. White boards with spine titling. Dust Jacket brodart protected. 196 pp. Tight and bright signed copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket (HIROSHIMA SHI JAPAN BOMBARDMENT 1945)
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima
$489.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1946
Used. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a decorative bookplate. A VERY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, ATTRACTIVE DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. 118 pages. First printing. A handsome, collectible copy! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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John Hersey, (Illustrator) Jacob Lawrence, Robert Penn WarrenHiroshima
$650.00
Hardcover, ISBN 9111241071
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used - Very Good. 4to. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION, one of 1500 copies, SIGNED by Hersey, Lawrence and Warren. Full leather. Slightly musty. Fading to spine. Light rubbing to boards. Water stain to head of slipcase. VG in VG slipcase.
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima (Signed)
$675.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used - Near Fine. The story of six survivors of the Hiroshima atomic bomb. Limited edition; this copy 443 of 1,500. Includes a poem by Robert Penn Warren and eight full color full page silk screens by Jacob Lawrence. SIGNED by Hersey, Warren and Lawrence on the colophon. Bound in black aniline leather with the title blindstamped on the front board. All edges stained black. Black fabric slipcase with title printed on spine. Tissue guards for each silkscreen. Spine of book sunned, else a fine,...
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Hersey, John *INSCRIBED*Hiroshima
$695.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
Used - Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Blue/green cloth hard cover with DJ. SIGNED and inscribed by the author on front free endpaper to a personal friend. Also includes a corresponding letter from the author to the family apologizing for not sending the book sooner. Stated first edition on copyright page. Dust jacket has price of $1.75. Book is clean and tight (some browning at blank front end papers from the loose note from the author). There are two very tiny chips at the bottom of...
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Hersey, John [illustrated by Jacob Lawrence]Hiroshima [LEC edition]
$700.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1983
Used - Very Good. Hardcover with slipcase, in the best LEC style. Bound in full black leather (Aniline Full Top Grain) with blindstamped lettering on the cover. Very good condition. Unpaginated. A limited edition of 1,500 copies of which this is number 1,366. Signed on the Limitation page by Robert Penn Warren, John Hersey and Jacob Lawrence. Illustrated with 8 original silkscreens. Included the LEC monthly newsletter (Dec 1983), an insert on the care of the leather, and an invitation to a...
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Hersey JohnHiroshima
$760.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used. Unpaginated, approx 150 pgs. Folio. No 380 of 1500. Black aniline leather in black slipcase, monthly newsletter and sheet for leather care laid in. Includes a new poem by Robert Penn Warren and 8 tissue-guarded silk screens by Jacob Lawrence throughout, signed by Hersey, Warren and Lawrence on limitation pg. Lt rubbed, spine lt sunned and sl soiled. Interior clean, binding strong. Slipcase faintly sunned to back panel, lt fraying to some edges, inner folded edge of cloth at opening... (WORLD WAR II LITERATURE JAPAN ATOM BOMB HERSEY LIMITED EDITIONS)
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HERSEY, JOHNHiroshima
$850.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used. #1361 of 1500 copies signed by John Hersey, Robert Penn Warren and Jacob Lawrence. FINE BOOK WITH ANILINE LEATHER COVER. ALL TISSUE GUARDS ARE PRESENT. BLACK CLOTH SLIPCASE IS VERY GOOD++ TO NEAR-FINE WITH SLIGHT WEAR AT CORNERS. NO SCRATCHES, STAINS OR RUBBING. Monthly letter and leather care sheet laid in. With a new poem by Robert Penn Warren. Silk Screens by Jacob Lawrence.
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HERSEY, John.Hiroshima.
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used - Fine. One of 1500 copies, signed by the author, the poet & the illustrator. Monthly Letter from the Limited Editions Club laid in. The book is in fine condition, but the slipcase, very slightly scuffed is re-enforced with tape. With a New Poem by Robert Penn Warren and illustrated with 8 original silk-screen illustrations, with tissue guards, by Jacob Lawrence. Small folio, full black leather; black silk slipcase. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. (LAWRENCE,JACOB ILLUS BKS LEATHER LIMITED ART BLACK 1081)
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Hersey, JohnHIROSHIMA
$995.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Used. 4TO, unpaginated, Color Illus, Hardcover Hardcover. Limited edition of 1500 copies of which this is #1285 and is signed by author John Hersey, Robert Penn Warren who wrote the poem preface and illustrator Jacob Lawrence. Black leather boards with title impressed on front cover. Light wear. Text is crisp and clean. 8 beautiful silk screens executed in eleven colors by Jacob Lawrence. Encased in a solid black slipcase that is rubbed and a bit faded, with some soil. (FICTION)
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Hersey, JohnHIROSHIMA
$1,080.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used. oblong small 4to. full black aniline cowhide, slipcase. Not paginated. With "Hiroshima: New Dawn" by Robert Penn Warren. Limited to 1500 numbered copies. (LEC 527). Signed by Hersey, Warren and Jacob Lawrence, who created the eight silk screens for this dramatic book. This was the first appearance of the Warren poem. Handset and printed at the Wild Carrot Letterpress. The eight silk screens were printed in eleven colors at the Studio Heinrici Ltd of New York. A memorable production -...
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima. With A New Poem by Robert Penn Warren
$1,250.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used. The text accompanied by eight original full-page color silkscreens by Jacob Lawrence resulting in a haunting conjunction of text and image. One of 1500 numbered copies. One of the most heralded of the Club's publications of the 1980s, and justly so. Full black aniline calf, lettered in blind. About fine in modestly rubbed black silk over boards slipcase With 8 color silk-screens by Jacob Lawrence. 1 vols. Folio First Edition, No. 1451 of 1500 copies, printed at the Wild Carrot... (AMERICAN)
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HERSEY, JohnHiroshima
$1,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1946
Used. First edition. A couple of dampstains on the rear board, else very good in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with slight toning to the white spine lettering and some small internal repairs. Nicely Inscribed by Hersey at a later date with a quote from the book: "The crux of the matter is whether war . is justifiable, even when it serves a just purpose." Hersey's report on the bombing of Hiroshima.; includes dustjacket
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE)HIROSHIMA
$1,562.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used. 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 #333 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.... (SIGNED; MODERN FIRST EDITIONS; SOUTHERN LITERATURE; JACOB LAWRENCE; ILLUSTRATED BOOKS; LEC; FIRSTS: FINE PRESS)
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE)HIROSHIMA
$1,875.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Used. 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.... (SIGNED; MODERN FIRST EDITIONS; SOUTHERN LITERATURE; JACOB LAWRENCE; ILLUSTRATED BOOKS; LEC; FIRSTS; FINE PRESS)
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HERSEY, JohnHIROSHIMA
$25.00
New York 1946, Knopf. Blue boards, very good, 117p., small blue stain to lower right corner of pages, text unaffected. FIRST EDITION of this famous story of the atomic bomb attack; This is an a primary account of the first Nuclear Bomb atta- ck on a city. August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was the sight for this event. A personal record of actual residents, both Japanese & foreign render their most vivid memories. * * * * BUY WITH CONFIDENCE 47 YEARS EXPERIENCE AS A PROFESSIONAL BOOK DEALER * * * *...RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO.
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HERSEY, JohnHIROSHIMA
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New York 1946, Knopf. Green cloth, very good, 117p. FIRST EDITION of this famous story about the first atomic bomb attack.; This is an a primary account of the first Nuclear Bomb atta- ck on a city. August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was the sight for this event. A personal record of actual residents, both Japanese & foreign render their most vivid memories. * * * * BUY WITH CONFIDENCE 47 YEARS EXPERIENCE AS A PROFESSIONAL BOOK DEALER * * * * !Established 1967 * * * !! WARNING: The entire above...RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO.
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HERSEY, JohnHIROSHIMA
$35.00
New York 1946, Knopf. Grey boards, very good, 117p., spine & corner wear, text clean. FIRST EDITION of this famous story the atomic bomb attack.; This is an a primary account of the first Nuclear Bomb atta- ck on a city. August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was the sight for this event. A personal record of actual residents, both Japanese & foreign render their most vivid memories. * * * * BUY WITH CONFIDENCE 47 YEARS EXPERIENCE AS A PROFESSIONAL BOOK DEALER * * * * !Established 1967 * * * !! WARNING:...RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO.
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HERSEY, JohnHiroshima
$950.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Limited. hardcover. fine. Lawrence, Jacob. With a New Poem by Robert Penn Warren and illustrated with 8 original silk-screen illustrations, with tissue guards, by Jacob Lawrence. Small folio, full black leather; black silk slipcase. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. One of 1500 copies, signed by the author, the poet & the illustrator. Monthly Letter from the Limited Editions Club laid in. The book is in fine condition, but the slipcase, very...
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HERSEY, John and Jacob LawrenceHiroshima
$1,000.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club. 1983. First. First edition thus, with eight original silkscreen lithographs by Jacob Lawrence, and a new introduction by Robert Penn Warren. Folio. Fine in full black aniline leather with tissue guard intact in near fine cloth slipcase with touch of wear at the crown and light rubbing. One of 1500 copies Signed by Lawrence, Hersey and Warren. This is number 938. A stunning production; the Lawrence silkscreens, printed in eleven colors, are magnificent. . Signed.
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE)HIROSHIMA
$1,250.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Hardcover. Spine sunned; some faint discoloration to covers. Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase. Jacob Lawrence. 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 #333 of 1500 SIGNED by Hersey, Warren, and Lawrence. A starkly beautiful...
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima With A New Poem by Robert Penn Warren
$1,250.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. First Edition, No. 1451 of 1500 copies, printed at the Wild Carrot Letterpress, with the silkscreens printed at Studio Heinrici Ltd. Each copy is signed by Hersey, Warren and Lawrence. With 8 color silk-screens by Jacob Lawrence. 1 vols. Folio. Full black aniline calf, lettered in blind. About fine in modestly rubbed black silk over boards slipcase. The text accompanied by eight original full-page color silkscreens by Jacob Lawrence resulting in a...
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[Lawrence, Jacob]: Hersey, John:HIROSHIMA WITH A NEW POEM BY ROBERT PENN WARREN
$1,250.00
Publisher: New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1983.
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1983.. Large quarto. Full black aniline calf, lettered in blind. Illustrated with eight original silkscreens printed in eleven colors. Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise about fine in modestly rubbed black silk over boards slipcase. First edition in this format, the text accompanied by eight original full-page color silkscreens by Jacob Lawrence resulting in a haunting conjunction of text and image. One of 1500 numbered copies printed at the Wild...
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HERSEY, JohnHiroshima
$1,500.00
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1946. First. First edition. A couple of dampstains on the rear board, else very good in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with slight toning to the white spine lettering and some small internal repairs. Nicely Inscribed by Hersey at a later date with a quote from the book: "The crux of the matter is whether war ... is justifiable, even when it serves a just purpose." Hersey's report on the bombing of Hiroshima. . Signed.
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE)HIROSHIMA
$1,500.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine slipcase. Jacob Lawrence. 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,...
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HERSEY, JOHNHiroshima
$1,500.00
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. First Trade Edition; preceded by a New Yorker edition. Fine in dust jacket. Inscribed on the title page by the author, “...What a beautiful copy this is!...” One of the last century’s greatest pieces of reporting. First edition. Signed.
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima.
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Unpaginated, approx 150 pgs. Folio. No 380 of 1500. Black aniline leather in black slipcase, monthly newsletter and sheet for leather care laid in. Includes a new poem by Robert Penn Warren and 8 tissue-guarded silk screens by Jacob Lawrence throughout, signed by Hersey, Warren and Lawrence on limitation pg. Lt rubbed, spine lt sunned and sl soiled. Interior clean, binding strong. Slipcase faintly sunned to back panel, lt fraying to some edges, inner folded edge of cloth at opening starting...
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima (Penguin Modern Classics)
$1.05
ISBN 0140006036
Fair. Cover worn around edges, still secure, pages tanned with one or two marks but tightly bound and readable. Inscribed inside cover. Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Some creasing/wear to cover but still tightly bound & a very readable book. Usually ships within 2 working days. Signed.
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Hersey, John; John HerseyHiroshima (A Bantam Classic)
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Publisher: A Bantam Book/ Published by Arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1959
New York: A Bantam Book/ Published by Arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1959. 116 pp. Heavily used book. Water warpage. Minimally brittle pages. Moderate foxing/browning on page edges. Previous owner's name inscribed on inside of front cover. . Publ as Bantam Classic Apr. 1959/ 2nd Pr. Mass Market Paperback. Used-Acceptable. 12mo - over 6 3/4 " - 7 3/4 " tall. Academic, Scholarly, Research. Signed.
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John HerseyHiroshima
$28.00
Publisher: Bantam Books, Inc., 1966
New York, London, & Toronoto: Bantam Books, Inc., 1966. 116 pp. Solidly bound copy with moderate use. Text is unmarked and clean. Pages are mildly tanned. Previous owner's name inscribed on inside of front cover. Cover edges are rubbed with small crease on front and back cover. . Bantam Pathfinder Ed. 29th Pr. 1968. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 12mo - over 6 3/4 " - 7 3/4 " tall. Academic, Scholarly, Research. Signed.
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima
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New York NY, Alfred A. Knopf, ©1946, hardcover, 118 pp, BCE, Signed and inscribed on the front endpaper by Paul Tibbets pilot of the Enola Gay, the B29 bomber that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Aug. 26, 1945, laid in is a copy of the obituary of Thomas Wilson Ferebee, the bombardier of that mission, dated March 17, 2000, Fair in Poor dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean with no markings, spine-end and corner wear. Dustjacket, edge chips, wear to flap folds, sticker lift to heel of...West of Eden Books
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Hersey, John (Signed)Hiroshima
$189.15
ISBN 0394548442
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1985
Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1985. Signed by author John Hersey directly to title page with inscription. Unmarked. White boards with spine titling. Dust Jacket brodart protected. 196 pp. Tight and bright signed copy.. Signed by Author. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. Signed.
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John HerseyHiroshima
$195.00
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. Ex-Library. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 1946 Knopf Stated FIRST edition of Hersey's classic description of Hiroshima. This book is in VG/no DJ condition. With a *SIGNED* Card laid in. The covers are deep green with gilt lettering on the spine. There is virtually no wear save for a tiny bump at the corners. This book is ex-library with a bookplate on the inside cover, a library stamp on the ffep and a scrape mark (...
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HERSEY, JohnHiroshima
$950.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Limited. hardcover. fine. Lawrence, Jacob. With a New Poem by Robert Penn Warren and illustrated with 8 original silk-screen illustrations, with tissue guards, by Jacob Lawrence. Small folio, full black leather; black silk slipcase. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. One of 1500 copies, signed by the author, the poet & the illustrator. Monthly Letter from the Limited Editions Club laid in. The book is in fine condition, but the slipcase, very...
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Hersey, JohnHIROSHIMA
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Limited Editions Club, 1983. Limited Edition. Very Good+/No Dust Jacket. Hardcover Hardcover. Limited edition of 1500 copies of which this is #1285 and is signed by author John Hersey, Robert Penn Warren who wrote the poem preface and illustrator Jacob Lawrence. Black leather boards with title impressed on front cover. Light wear. Text is crisp and clean. 8 beautiful silk screens executed in eleven colors by Jacob Lawrence. Encased in a solid black slipcase that is rubbed and a bit faded,...
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HERSEY, John and Jacob LawrenceHiroshima
$1,000.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club. 1983. First. First edition thus, with eight original silkscreen lithographs by Jacob Lawrence, and a new introduction by Robert Penn Warren. Folio. Fine in full black aniline leather with tissue guard intact in near fine cloth slipcase with touch of wear at the crown and light rubbing. One of 1500 copies Signed by Lawrence, Hersey and Warren. This is number 938. A stunning production; the Lawrence silkscreens, printed in eleven colors, are magnificent. . Signed.
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima. With A New Poem by Robert Penn Warren
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Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. First Edition, No. 1451 of 1500 copies, printed at the Wild Carrot Letterpress, with the silkscreens printed at Studio Heinrici Ltd. Each copy is signed by Hersey, Warren and Lawrence. With 8 color silk-screens by Jacob Lawrence. 1 vols. Folio. Full black aniline calf, lettered in blind. About fine in modestly rubbed black silk over boards slipcase. The text accompanied by eight original full-page color silkscreens by Jacob Lawrence resulting in a...
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[Lawrence, Jacob]: Hersey, John:HIROSHIMA ... WITH A NEW POEM BY ROBERT PENN WARREN
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Publisher: New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1983.
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1983.. Large quarto. Full black aniline calf, lettered in blind. Illustrated with eight original silkscreens printed in eleven colors. Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise about fine in modestly rubbed black silk over boards slipcase. First edition in this format, the text accompanied by eight original full-page color silkscreens by Jacob Lawrence resulting in a haunting conjunction of text and image. One of 1500 numbered copies printed at the Wild...
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HERSEY, JohnHiroshima
$1,500.00
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1946. First. First edition. A couple of dampstains on the rear board, else very good in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with slight toning to the white spine lettering and some small internal repairs. Nicely Inscribed by Hersey at a later date with a quote from the book: "The crux of the matter is whether war ... is justifiable, even when it serves a just purpose." Hersey's report on the bombing of Hiroshima. . Signed.
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HERSEY, JOHNHiroshima
$1,500.00
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. First Trade Edition; preceded by a New Yorker edition. Fine in dust jacket. Inscribed on the title page by the author, “...What a beautiful copy this is!...” One of the last century’s greatest pieces of reporting. First edition. Signed.
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE)HIROSHIMA
$1,562.50
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Hardcover. Spine sunned; some faint discoloration to covers. Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase. Jacob Lawrence. 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 #333 of 1500 SIGNED by Hersey, Warren, and Lawrence. A starkly beautiful...
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE)HIROSHIMA
$1,875.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine slipcase. Jacob Lawrence. 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,...
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Hersey, John; Jacob Lawrence (Illustrations)Hiroshima - SIGNED by AUTHOR, LIMITED EDITION, NUMBERED COPY
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Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
Limited Editions Club. As New. 1983. Hardcover. Text pristine & unmarked, tight to the spine - Corresponds to ASIN: B002FKB6RE. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, ILLUSTRATOR AND BY ROBERT PENN WARREN WHOSE POEM IS INCLUDED. LIMITED EDITION; NUMBERED COPY. . Signed.
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima (Milestone Editions)
$7.50
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Publisher: Milestone Editions, New York, 1946
Hardcover. Used - Very Good VG. Hardcover in black cloth with grey quarter-cloth, gilt titles in black rectangle to spine, author's facsimile signature to front, no jacket, 8vo. Only date in text is 1946 copyright, probably much later printing. Apparent book club with small impress to lower rear corner near spine, though of trade standard construction. VG to VG+. Mild rubbing to spine with some flecks of loss to gilt and black title rectangle. Foxing to upper page edges; prev. owner's name...
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John HerseyHiroshima
$195.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1946
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good No Jacket. Ex-Library. Signed by Author(s) 1946 Knopf Stated FIRST edition of Hersey's classic description of Hiroshima. This book is in VG/no DJ condition. With a **SIGNED** Card laid in. The covers are deep green with gilt lettering on the spine. There is virtually no wear save for a tiny bump at the corners. This book is ex-library with a bookplate on the inside cover, a library stamp on the ffep and a scrape mark ( where the card was...
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Hersey, John (Signed)Hiroshima
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Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Inc, Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., 1985
Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author Signed by author John Hersey directly to title page with inscription. Unmarked. White boards with spine titling. Dust Jacket brodart protected. 196 pp. Tight and bright signed copy. Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima
$489.00
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1946
1st Edition. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good BOOK NEAR FINE JACKET VERY GOOD. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a decorative bookplate. A VERY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, ATTRACTIVE DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. 118 pages. First printing. A handsome, collectible copy! 1st Edition
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Limited. hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. With a New Poem by Robert Penn Warren and illustrated with 8 original silk-screen illustrations, with tissue guards, by Jacob Lawrence. Small folio, full black leather; black silk slipcase. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. One of 1500 copies, signed by the author, the poet & the illustrator. Monthly Letter from the Limited Editions Club laid in. The book is in fine condition, but the slipcase, very slightly scuffed is re-enforced with tape....
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Hersey, JohnHiroshima
$995.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Limited Edition, 1983. Used - Very Good Very Good No Dust Jacket. 4TO, unpaginated, Color Illus, Hardcover. Hardcover. Limited edition of 1500 copies of which this is #1285 and is signed by author John Hersey, Robert Penn Warren who wrote the poem preface and illustrator Jacob Lawrence. Black leather boards with title impressed on front cover. Light wear. Text is crisp and clean. 8 beautiful silk screens executed in eleven colors by Jacob Lawrence. Encased in a solid black slipcase that is...
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Hersey, John (Jacob Lawrence)Hiroshima
$1,562.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Spine sunned some faint discoloration to covers Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase. 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 #333 of 1500 SIGNED by Hersey, Warren, and Lawrence. A starkly beautiful book, richly bound and with three...
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Hersey, John (Jacob Lawrence)Hiroshima
$1,875.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1983
Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in a Fine slipcase. 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...
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Hersey, John; Jacob Lawrence (Illustrations); Robert Penn WarrenHiroshima-Signed By Author, Limited Edition, Numbered Copy
$8,981.54
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Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New As New. Text pristine & unmarked, tight to the spine-Corresponds to ASIN: B002FKB6RE. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, ILLUSTRATOR AND BY ROBERT PENN WARREN WHOSE POEM IS INCLUDED. LIMITED EDITION; NUMBERED COPY.
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HERSEY, JohnHIROSHIMA
$975.00
Hardcover
1946
HERSEY, John. HIROSHIMA. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. Stated First edition (Book Club), inscribed: "For Fred Gullo:/ "It seemed a sheet of sun..."/ (p.8)/John Hersey/New Haven,/June, 1972." 118 pp. Small, slim 8vo., grey cloth, gilt-stamped title to spine, and blind-stamped to upper board, top-edge stained red. This copy is a fine copy in a dust jacket that is moderately edgeworn, interally tape reinforced at the top and bottom of the spine with edge tears, nicks, and a few very small... (LITERATURE JAPAN WWII)
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE), Jacob LawrenceHIROSHIMA
$1,562.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
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 #333 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... (Signed; Modern First Editions; Southern Literature; Jacob Lawrence; Illustrated Books; LEC; Modern Firsts: Fine Press, Limited Editions Club, Signed, African-American Art, Illustrated Books, Literature: American)
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HERSEY, John (Jacob LAWRENCE), Jacob LawrenceHIROSHIMA
$1,875.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
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... (Signed; Modern First Editions; Southern Literature; Jacob Lawrence; Illustrated Books; LEC; Modern Firsts; Fine Press, Limited Editions Club, Signed, African-American Art, Illustrated Books, Literature: American)
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HERSEY, John and Jacob LawrenceHiroshima
$1,000.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1983
New York: Limited Editions Club. 1983. First. First edition thus, with eight original silkscreen lithographs by Jacob Lawrence, and a new introduction by Robert Penn Warren. Folio. Fine in full black aniline leather with tissue guard intact in near fine cloth slipcase with touch of wear at the crown and light rubbing. One of 1500 copies Signed by Lawrence, Hersey and Warren. This is number 938. A stunning production; the Lawrence silkscreens, printed in eleven colors, are magnificent. . Signed.
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HERSEY, JohnHiroshima
$1,500.00
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1946. First. First edition. A couple of dampstains on the rear board, else very good in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with slight toning to the white spine lettering and some small internal repairs. Nicely Inscribed by Hersey at a later date with a quote from the book: "The crux of the matter is whether war ... is justifiable, even when it serves a just purpose." Hersey's report on the bombing of Hiroshima. . Signed.
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