Phobia (#687/1500 SIGNED COPIES)
New York: Covici Friede, 1931. Signed Limited Edition. Hardcover. 9 1/8 X 12 Inches. 107 PP. Good. Item #2928
#687 of 1500 signed and numbered First Printing copies. Original publisher black cloth with silver decoration and title work to front cover. Signed on the limitation page by John Vassos. Vassos helped define the modernist art movement via his work as designer for RCA in addition to his illustrated books. Via RCA, John was instrumental in the original designs of the earliest televisions, mid-century microphones, radios, consoles etc... His industrial art is among the widest spread and most important of the 20th century.
A bit of toning to endpapers. Edges and covers a bit sunned and worn. Corners bumped. A very appealing copy overall.