(KENT, Rockwell.) [SQUIRES, Frederic.] THUMTACK, Tom. Architec-Tonics. The Tales of Tom Thumtack.
New York : 1914First edition, first printing of the first book Rockwell Kent illustrated. Inscribed by Kent on the front free endpaper, "To Ernest Dawson, this first book that I illustrated and for which I received 125 - Rockwell Kent, 1933". The recipient was Ernest Dawson of the renowned Dawson's Bookshop in Los Angeles. Loosely inserted is a photo of Kent and a... Learn More£2,750.00
Stock Code: 87521
KENT, Rockwell. Voyaging Southward from The Strait of Magellan.
New York : 1926Presentation copy from the author, inscribed in pencil at the head of the dedication page, "To my friend Nat Horwitt this 'voyage' (so far the only one we've sailed together on) is inscribed by me Rockwell Kent Au Sable Forks, March 1929". The recipient was the celebrated industrial designer Nathan G. Horwitt (1889-1990), "Horwitt is best known for... Learn More£1,925.00
Stock Code: 60017
(KENT, Rockwell.) MELVILLE, Herman. Moby Dick or The Whale.
New York : 1930First Rockwell Kent trade edition, first printing, signed by the illustrator on the front free endpaper. Kent's imagining of Melville's classic, first published the same year by the Lakeside Press of Chicago in a three-volume limited edition, has been hailed as a masterpiece of 20th-century book illustration and credited with reviving public interest... Learn More£1,850.00
Stock Code: 140872