The Edgar Rice Burroughs Library of Illustration

The Edgar Rice Burroughs Library of Illustration

Full bound beige cloth boards
Front board has paste-downs of gold lettering over brown and a color illustration by the artist Bruce Bond.
This is the first of three volumes which comprise the Limited Centennial Edition published on September 1 1976,
which was the 101st birthday of Edgar Rice Burroughs.
The Limited Centennial Editiion was strictly limited to 2000 numbered copies of which this is COPY NO. 1694.
Beautifully illustrated with color and black and white full-page plates, fold-outs, gold lettered vellum chapter dividers and lots more...
The first volume of this legendary production is devoted to the first Edgar Rice Burroughs illustrator: J. Allen St. John. Every illustration in the book is full-page or foldout and made from the original drawing or painting: the best reproduction of these artworks ever. There are 25 full-page color plates, four foldout color plates, and 95 full-page b&w illustrations. Plus two full-page photographs of St John. In addition to the St John artwork are Edgar Rice Burroughs paintings by N.C. Wyeth and Frank Schoonover. Written & edited by Edgar Rice Burroughs & J. Allen St. John scholar Darrell C. Richardson.

Very Fine condition
Price : auf Anfrage / on request

 

Volume one (1976)
First Edition, Hard Back
Publisher: Russ Cochran, Kansas City, Missouri
size :9" X 12"
271 pages
, color and b/w


The Edgar Rice Burroughs Library of Illustration

cloth with onlaid color plate / see vol. one
#1694 of 2000 copies
Volume two:
Harold Foster, John Coleman Burroughs, others.
All reproduced from the original art.

Very Fine condition
Price : auf Anfrage / on request

 

Volume two (1977)
First Edition, Hard Back
Publisher: Russ Cochran, Kansas City, Missouri
size :9" X 12"
305 pages
, color and b/w