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Title:
A Century of Progress International Exposition Chicago 1933-1934
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 014486

Author: Kaufmann, Charles D.; Fabry, Herman
Illustrator:
Publisher: Century of Progress International Exposition Committee
Place: Chicago
Year: 1934
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 14″ x 12 1/2″
Book Type: n/a
Signed:

Description / Comments:
Size: 14″ x 12 1/2″. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Bound in gilt-stamped blue leather by Arthur Hertzberg & Craftsmen, blue silk moire end papers, dedicated to Albert H. Wetten, a Chicago real estate broker. This book is one of only a few that were made and given to major contributors to the World’s Fair. 51 silver gelatin photos showing views of the Exposition during the day and at night, all hand-titled in graphite by the photographers. Spine has a few scuffs, a couple of small, very light, stains on the interior, generally in excellent condition. In original slipcase that is worn at corners, has some scratches, a bit of separation at creases near opening. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 9 lbs 8 oz. Category: Photography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 014486.