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Green Pastures

JARMILA JELENA SOBOTOVA 1992
GREEN PASTURES
Marc Connelly, Farrar & Rineheart, Inc. New York, 1930, Illustrations by Robert Edmond Jones
 
Binding description: French binding structure, calfskin, parchment. Onlays:, feather onlays with reverse side of leather, ink drawing. blind tooling. Decorative box: Fabric, board, leather.
The story is written in a play format which is reflected in the design. The box, with its dark green velvet, amphitheater levels and a tree coulisse, acts together with the book's design of the stage, forming together a feeling of a theatre-like atmosphere
31 x 26 x 8 cm.
 
In collection of Bridwell Library of Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

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