Feb 23, 2012 - Sale 2269

Sale 2269 - Lot 46

Price Realized: $ 2,040
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(CHELONIIDAE PRESS.) McPhee, John; et al. Roadkills: A Collection of Prose and Poetry by John McPhee, Gillian Conoley, Gary Snyder, Madeline DeFrees, William Stafford, and Richard Eberhart. Etching and wood engravings by Alan James Robinson. Printed on hand-made Japanese paper by Harold Patrick McGrath at the Hampshire Typothetae. Hand-set in 18pt. Arrighi and Centaur type by P. Chase Twichell. 4to, special binding of green morocco with multi-color leather overlays and patterned plastic onlays including a perforated relief simulating tire treads, by Gray Parrot; custom black silk clamshell box with printed paper spine label. number 7 of 200 copies signed by all of the contributors from a total edition of 250. (Easthampton), 1981