UNCLE WALT [WALT MASON] THE POET PHILOSOPHER


8vo (5¼" x 8"). pp. 189. First printing. SIGNED BY UNCLE WALT MASON. Signed Will Bradley pictorial binding design in tan, black and orange on brown cloth. Includes portrait frontis. of Mason after a photograph by John T. McCutcheon and 12 additional black and white illustrations by William Stevens. t.e.g. A compendium of prose rhymes penned by the homespun Canadian-American poet. The title page and layout design are also by Bradley. Signed on the half-title by Walt Mason. A very good + copy with some extraneous color on the cover design from the stamping process. In scarce signed pictorial dust jacket repeating cover design in two colors. Dust jacket has a large chip to the rear edge that had been neatly mended with masking tape; there is both masking tape and browning cello tape on the rear of the dustjacket; heavy offsetting to the dust jacket top 1" of the rear section that extends to the spine and the first 1" of the front section. Scarce in the original dust jacket and with Mason's signature. Bambace A71; PBO.pbw01211.bib

Title: UNCLE WALT [WALT MASON] THE POET PHILOSOPHER

Author Name: [Bradley, William H. (binding design; dust jacket design; decorations, border and layout); Stevens, William (illustrations)]; Adams, George Matthew

Illustrator: Bradley, William H. (binding design; decorations, border and layout); Stevens, William (illustrations)

Categories: Biography, American Decorative Cloth,

Edition: First

Publisher: Chicago, George Matthew Adams: 1911

Binding: cloth

Book Condition: Very good +

Jacket Condition: Good + Jacket

Seller ID: 1328