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Despite Straight Lines: An Analysis of his Graphic Constructions by  Josef and François BUCHER ALBERS - Signed First Edition - 1961 - from Riverrun Books & Manuscripts (SKU: 407220)

Despite Straight Lines: An Analysis of his Graphic Constructions

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Despite Straight Lines: An Analysis of his Graphic Constructions

by ALBERS, Josef and François BUCHER

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
A few small stains on covers, overslip with some tears and wear, some light rubbing of spine lettering, sheet edges lightly tone
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1961. A few small stains on covers, overslip with some tears and wear, some light rubbing of spine lettering, sheet edges lightly toned, generally in well-preserved condition. 4to (22.5 x 20.8 cm). 87, [1] pages. Duo-tone reproductions. Original black quarter cloth, white embossed boards, with the scarce printed overslip for the front cover. First edition, inscribed by Albers on the half-title: "Signed for Adam Lewis January 1971 / Josef Albers." Lewis is a graduate of the Yale School or Art and Architecture. With the small errata slip laid-in.

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Bookseller
Riverrun Books & Manuscripts US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
407220
Title
Despite Straight Lines: An Analysis of his Graphic Constructions
Author
ALBERS, Josef and François BUCHER
Book condition
Used - A few small stains on covers, overslip with some tears and wear, some light rubbing of spine lettering, sheet edges lightly tone
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Yale University Press
Place of Publication
New Haven
Date published
1961
Bookseller catalogs
Art;

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About Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

Founded in 1978 and purchased in 2016 by Thomas Lecky, Riverrun specializes in fine, rare, and unusual books from all periods and genres. There are large holdings in art, photography, artists' books, fine printing, books about books, literature, signed and inscribed books, early printing, and Americana. We have thousands of books not listed online in these and many other fields, and are constantly sourcing new material from private collections and public auction. Please let us know if we can help you locate something not listed in our stock. We are members of the ABAA and are certified members of the Appraiser's Association of America.

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inscribed
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laid-in
"Laid In" indicates that there is something which is included with, but not attached to the book, such as a sheet of paper. The...[more]
edges
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errata
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rubbing
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