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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

US Auction #10 begins on 09 Feb 2022

Below, Irene; translated by Walter Middelmann and Geoffrey Wittenberg

Irma Stern. Hidden Treasures. Her Books, Painted Book Covers and Bookplates

Published: Society of Bibliophiles, Cape Town, 2000

Edition: First

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Laminated dustjacket, printed on all 5 faces with colour illustration to the front. Brown patterned paper-boards with gilt lettering to the spine. Colour endpapers "created from the cover which Irma Stern painted for her copy of The Story of an African Farm by Olive Schreiner". viii (including frontispiece and title-page) + 56 pp of illustrated text (most of the attractive illustrations are in colour), acknowledgments, sources and bibliography.

This excellent copy is signed by the author on the title-page and dedicated by one of the translators, both in December 2000.

CONDITION. Without the signature and dedication, this would be an as-new copy.

  • Jacket Condition: Fine
  • Binding Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 250 x 180
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 051 773 0050/048 079 546 4032
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Eft, or, for overseas buyers, PayPal
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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