The Century Edition De Luxe of Raemakers' War Cartoons, 2 vols.

New York: The Century Co., 1917. Elephant Folio. (unpag) No. 307 of 1050 copies printed on Alexandra Japan Paper, signed by Century Co. Secretary with subscriber's name on limitation page. 126 mounted color plates. Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. Some of the mounted plates have slight creasing at the inner corners where they were caught as pages were turned. The cloth jackets are faded/rubbed at the spines, while the gilt cover lettering is bright. Edges of jackets sl. frayed. Cloth slipcase is soiled, edgeworn with several splits in the cloth at joints (Fair to Good condition). Vol. I: frontispiece and 54 plates. Plates 19, 28, 39, 41, 42, 50, 52 and 54 have offset "tanning" from type on facing page. A few pages have finger soil/foxing in the margins. Vol. II: As in previous volume, plates 55, 57, 59, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 75, 76, 83, 84, 89, 90, 91, 94, 97, 106, 107, 112, 114, 115 and 123 have offset "tanning" from facing page. A few plates have creased corners and browned edges. Item #13640

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