LIMITED FIRST EDITION OF DYLAN THOMAS' NEW YORK, 1977, ONE OF ONLY 500 COPIES PRINTED
VAN NESS SEYMOUR, Tryntje. Dylan Thomas' New York. Salisbury, Connecticut: Lime Rock, (1977). Folio (9-1/2 by 12-1/2 inches), original brown cloth, original dust jacket. $300.
Limited first edition, one of only 500 copies published, of this striking experimental work attempting to look at New York through the eyes of Dylan Thomas, researched, written, photo-illustrated, and designed by artist and photographer Tryntje Van Ness Seymour at the acclaimed Lime Rock Press.
This is one of the rare and desirable large-format books published at the family-run Lime Rock Press. In 1980, Lime Rock began publishing miniature books and quickly became a leader in the field, gaining recognition for exceptional book design and artistry. Tryntje Van Ness Seymour's Dylan Thomas' New York shares many of the notable qualities associated with Lime Rock's smaller format books. Painstakingly researched and designed, Van Ness Seymour took the photographs, selected the paper and type, and ensured that this work would have enduring quality. Tiny owner stamp.
Book fine, dust jacket very nearly so. A lovely copy.