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THE BOOK OF VIRGIL FINLAY Hardcover

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THE BOOK OF VIRGIL FINLAY Hardcover

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Limited 1050! Art by Virgil Finlay. Edited by Gerry de la Ree. This is the largest volume of quality artwork by the late Virgil Finlay (1914-1971) yet published. It includes the bulk of the Finlay black and white collection owned by Gerry de la Ree. It contains more than 120 drawings dating from the early 1930's including some of his pre-professional work. Emphasis is placed on his post World War II illustrations (1948-54) when the artist reached his peak. This copy is #401 of 1050. Also included is an insert from a 1931 witch drawing by Finlay. Fine minus. Slight smudging on jacket. First few pages have moisture wrinkles. Top corner has a small bump, and the last 25 pages have a quarter inch crease.

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This is the largest volume of quality artwork by the late Virgil Finlay (1914-1971) yet published. It includes the bulk of the Finlay black and white collection owned by Gerry de la Ree. It contains more than 120 drawings dating from the early 1930's including some of his pre-professional work. Emphasis is placed on his post World War II illustrations (1948-54) when the artist reached his peak. This copy is #401 of 1050. Also included is an insert from a 1931 witch drawing by Finlay.

Virgil Finlay is regarded by many as the greatest science fiction illustrator of all time.

This is an out of print, used and/or rare book. It is not as-new, in "mint" condition. Fine minus. Slight smudging on jacket. First few pages have moisture wrinkles. Top corner has a small bump, and the last 25 pages have a quarter inch crease.

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Item Code RB1108
Publisher Gerry de la Ree
Publish Date 1975
ISBN 0380007703
Print Status Out of Print
Condition Fine minus. Slight smudging on jacket. First few pages have moisture wrinkles. Top corner has a small bump and the last 25 pages have a quarter inch crease.
Binding Hard Cover
Dimensions 9x11
# Pages 128pg
Color b&w
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