UNDERWOOD, LEON

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New York: John Day Company, 1926.

An Epitome by James Branch Cabell with eight striking wood engravings by Leon Underwood. First edition. Three thousand copies. Hand-set in Garamond type and printed on Vidalon Velin paper at the Printing House of William Edwin Rudge. Full black paper with title on white spine label. Collected mainly for its 8 dramatic full page wood engravings by Leon Underwood printed recto or verso. Underwood founded London’s Brook Green School of Art in 1919 and taught Henry Moore, Gertude Hermes, Blair Hughes- Stanton, Barbara Hepworth, Eileen Agar, Vivian Pitchforth and many more. A near fine + copy in original slipcase. Prospectus loosely inserted. Unusual in this condition.

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