Miss America: Altiora in the Sierra Nevada.
London, Mandrake Press Ltd, 1930
Signed limited edition of Walter J. Turner's satire, presenting a picture of a modern American woman trying to find her place in society. There was also a standard issue bound in yellow cloth.
First edition, number 29 of 500 copies on Japanese vellum, signed and numbered by the author; small 4to (16.3 x 13 cm); ownership inscription to front free endpaper, minor age-toning, else unmarked internally; publisher's vellum gilt, gilt lettering to spine, all edges gilt, covers slightly marked, housed in teal cloth slipcase.
We offer secure and express delivery on all local and international orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website.
Shapero Rare Books is an internationally renowned dealer in antiquarian & rare books and works on paper.
Our Bookshop and Gallery can be found in the heart of Mayfair at 106 New Bond Street, where most of our stock is available to view and on public display.
We exhibit at major international art fairs, including TEFAF (Maastricht and New York), Frieze Masters, Art Miami and Masterpiece London, as well as antiquarian & rare book fairs including New York, Paris, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Hong Kong.