Binding: 1/4 Leather
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition; Signed by Author
Publisher: Durham, NC: Fine Books Press, 2007.
A most handesome unread Limited/Numbered deluxe edition in Very Fine condition. Book is 1/4 bound in red calf with gray cloth and housed in a matching cloth slipcase. SIGNED by author Nicholas Basbanes directly on the limitation page and lettered V (of only 52 copies lettered A-ZZ, with only 40 for sale).
A collection of 33 of book journalist Nicholas Basbanes' most engaging articles from over two-decades worth of magazine and newspaper appearances grouped into three sections: Book Culture; People; and Places. Most pieces are revised and expanded from their original forms, and Basbanes has added notes to bring the stories up-to-date.