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 fifth and last issue of this magazine devoted to excellent reproduction of rare illustration artwork from the turn of the last century 1880-1920s.
43 artists in this Black & White special: Edwin Austin Abbey, Bellery-Desfontaines, W adys aw T. Benda, Betts, Bracker, Brennan, Andre Castaigne, Chamberlain, Howard Chandler Christy, Church, Joseph Clement Coll, Craig, Crawford, D'Ache, Gustave Dore, James Montgomery Flagg, Gerbault, Elizabeth Shippen Green, F.R. Gruger, Kay, Dorothy Lathrop, Lelong, McCarter, John R. Neill, Thornton Oakley, Rose O'Neill, Pape, Post, Howard Pyle, Arthur Rackham, Herbert Railton, Frederick Richardson, Harry Rountree, Schwabe, Shinn, Frederic Steele, Stratton, T.S. Sullivant, Taylor, Gustave VerBeck, Daniel Vierge.
Excellent reproduction on 100 lb paper, 100 lb coated cover. Limited to 2000 copies.