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Publication: The Book of Virgil Finlay

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  • Publication: The Book of Virgil FinlayPublication Record # 276695
  • Authors: Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay
  • Date: 1975-00-00
  • Publisher: Gerry de la Ree
  • Price: $15.00
  • Pages: 128
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: The Book of Virgil Finlay by Virgil Finlay (variant of School Days 1954)
  • Notes: Limited edition of 1050 numbered copies. "First Edition" on the colophon page. Subtitled "Being the drawings of Virgil Finlay (1914-1971) from the collection of Gerry de la Ree". Laid in is a copy of a 1931 Finlay drawing, previously unpublished, titled "The Dreams of the Witch House" and with the caption, "Her bent back, long nose, and shrivelled chin were unmistakable, and her shapeless brown garments were like those he remembered. The expression on her face was one of hideous malevolence and exultation." There are Stephen Fabian illuminated capital letters in the text: p. 5, "A"; p. 7, "M"; p. 53, "W"; and p. 63, "A". The three illustrations on p. 34 have only a single title.
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Nonfiction Title: The Book of Virgil Finlay • nonfiction by Gerry de la Ree and Virgil Finlay

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