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Price Realized: $1,560 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2451 Lot 184
(KENT, ROCKWELL.) Melville, Herman. Moby Dick, or, The Whale. 280 illustrations by Kent. 3 volumes. Large 4to, publisher's silver-stamped black cloth, edges a bit faded; partially unopened, scattered offsetting from illustrations; top edges trimmed and stained black; original glassine dust jackets present but chipped; lacking original aluminum slipcase. one of 1000 unnumbered sets of kent's magnum opus, and one of the finest illustrated books of the last century. The Artist and the Book 140. Chicago: The Lakeside Press, 1930
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,560