Magic Worlds Of Fantasy

Publisher Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Year 1978
Edition FIRST
Pages 112
Binding Hardcover
Condition Near Fine
$194.95

Magic Worlds of Fantasy. By David Douglas Duncan. Signed and inscribed by Duncan on front free endpaper. New York/London: A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Stated First Edition. 4to (10-3/8"x8"). Pictorial dust jacket (recto: Dragon made from postage stamps; verso: Synchromie photograph of Mindanoan gum tree). Red cloth. 112 pages. The work of four amateur artists (Dr. Oscar Forel, Hsueh Shao-Tang, Dorle Lindner, Arniane van der Elst) whose common theme is fantasy. Preceded by an eight-page selection of Picassos on the same subject. Citations or short reflections on fantasy by Auguste Renoir, Pablo Picasso, C.G. Jung and Andre Malraux. Dust jacket, in protective Brodart, appears to be a sightly worn, otherwise this volume is in very good plus to near fine condition.