Black & White Images 2 - From the Estate of Nick Meglin



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From the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of Nick Meglin" numbered and signed by his daughter Diane Meglin.

The long out-of-print second issue of this magazine devoted to excellent reproduction of rare illustration artwork from the turn of the last century 1880-1920s.

Featuring a section on T. S. Sullivant reprinting his entire Fables for the Times--a series of spoofs of Aesop's Fables that ran in the old Life magazine and were collected into a single volume in 1896.

Sixty-nine different artists: Abbey, Allison, Artzybasheff, Austen, Ball, Bangs, Barton, Batten, Benda, Bracker, Brinkley, Cady, Carlson, Christy, Clark, Coll, Cornwell, de Ivanowski, De Maris, Diez, Dodge, Dwiggins, Fisher, Flagg, Flanagan, Frost, Gibson, Godwin, Gould, Greer, Groesbeck, Herriman, Jameson, Jones, King, Lawson, Leigh, Lindsay, Lowell, McCay, Neill, O'Neill, Paddock, Palmer, Pegram, Peter, Pizer, Popini, Pyle, Rackham, Richardson, Robinson (x3), Sanxay, Sarka, Schabelitz, Shepperson, Sime, Smith, Steele, Stevens, Stoops, Stratton, Sullivant, Walker, Winter, Wyeth.

Excellent reproduction on 100 lb paper, 100 lb coated cover. Limited to 2000 copies.


Condition & Attributes

Very Good+ (bump to the head of the spine causing a crease one half inch from the top, two creases along the spine, crease to the top back cover and last page, otherwise flat, tight, clean)
From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity

Publishing Information

Palo Alto, CA
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. / JVJ Publishing

Physical Description

12 inches
9 inches
vi, 106 pages
over 300 black & white illustrations