The book for sale is a rare signed, limited edition of John Hersey's masterpiece Hiroshima illustrated by Jacob Lawrence and published by Limited Editions Club in 1983 as a limited edition of 1500 copies. This is copy number 635 and is signed by Lawrence, John Hersey, and Robert Penn Warren, who wrote a poem exclusively for this production. The book is bound in black, aniline cowhide leather, the title of the book burned into the leather itself. The book is in fine condition with no noticeable flaws, see photos.
The slipcase is in very good condition with a bit of shelf wear and mild spotting, see photo. The book's spine and the boards are tight and straight. The page edges are fine. No interior markings, other than Lawrence, Warren and Hersey's signature.
No previous owner's bookplate. The interior is clean and bright. This is a beautiful copy of this extraordinary production of the Limited Editions Club. Let me know if you have questions.The item "Signed X3 HIROSHIMA Numbered LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB Hersey JACOB LAWRENCE Warren" is in sale since Sunday, September 24, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "bcp538" and is located in Sandy, Utah. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.