This is one of the Author's Deluxe Special Editions. This slipcased copy has a color illustrated bookplate signed by the author and indicating "This book is Special Edition number 12" Also included is:
(1) a Mint copy of Illustration #44 (devoted to the work of Walter Baumhofer) with a label signed by David Saunders
(2) an original 8"x10" black & white reference photograph from Baumhofer's own files.
A big beautiful book on a pulp cover artist.
Out of print.
From the publisher:
Pulp art historian David Saunders' latest volume is the consummate reference book on the life and work of illustrator Walter Baumhofer, and features over 300 illustrations, many of which are photographed from the original art, including working drawings, reference photos, a checklist of all published works. The book is 224 pages, 9"x12", full-color, hardbound with dust jacket, and limited to only 1000 copies.