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.