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4 SIGNATURES GROSSE ILE DETROIT WOODCUTS BOOK 1948

Sold ! This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-11-09)
Price : US $19.50



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This VG condition 208 page hardcover book,a Stated First Edition published in 1948 by Harper & Brothers,is called ' LONG WINDOWS BEING MORE POT SHOTS FROM A GROSSE ILE KITCHEN ' by long-time Detroit columnist Lucy Corbett and her husband Sidney Corbett.Has a few outstanding woodcut illustrations by artist ,William Thomas Woodward and a first page dedication by the authors to H.C.L.Jackson, a great friend of the authors.The preface was written by Florence Davies.The story of life in the 1940's in the Detroit,Michigan suburb of Grosse Ile.Has clean pages and tight bindings.This book was the personal copy of the person who wrote the preface,Florence Davies and is signed by both authors,the illustrator,William Thomas Woodward [ signed ' Tommy Woodward.] The 4th signature is from H.C.L.Jackson to whom the book was dedicated. The inscription from the author to 'Flossie' Florence Davies reads ' To Flossie Davis with appreciation for her grand preface and love and affection for herself.So..rare is the book that is signed by all four author/artist principals and was a personal copy to boot. Winning bidder please add $ 4.00 S&H. THANK YOU


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