Beautiful Oversized Gift Edition
T. Nelson, 1978. FIRST EDITION, first printing. Huge 13 x 15 ½ inch coffee table book format. Excellent condition, scarce original dust jacket in very good condition, some closed tape repaired tears. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Includes the original publisher provided separate color artist print and mailer for other items from publisher. The book was produced by quite a trio of noted figures were involved in the creation of this fine look at Israel. : text by Abba Eban; paintings by Gordon Wetmore; and, foreword by Leon Uris Includes the print "Garden in Jerusalem" from the book by Gordon Wetmore, 14 1/2" x 12 1/4" ; the inserted publisher's card offering the first option to purchase limited edition art prints is intact. 82 watercolors and 35 pencil sketches. Israel's past, present, and future --these are the subjects of an inspired commentary by Abba Eban. Wonderful gift item. 166 pages.