New York & London: Mitchell Kennerley, 1911. Coburn, Alvin Langdon. First ed. Folio, (iv), 153, (i) pp., with 10 tipped-in hand-pulled photogravure plates printed under the supervision of Coburn. Linen-backed gilt-titled paper over boards with moderate scuffing to the paper and corners, small loss of linen on the spine. The gravure plates are rich in tone and have left transfers on the opposing page as is usually found. Internally, a very good copy. Item #20791
There were 600 copies of this book printed but only 300 have the full complement of hand-pulled photogravures, the others are either lacking plates or were completed with plates printed by aquatone, a halftone process. This copy is one of the three hundred that contains all plates in hand-pulled photogravure. THE TRUTHFUL LENS #184.