Item #124817 The Flowering of New England. Van Wyek. Holden Brooks, R. J., M. A. DeWolfe Howe, introduction.

The Flowering of New England.

1941. Boston: Limited Editions Club, 1941.

4to, xxi, 468 pp. Green stamped cloth with oak leaf design, gilt lettering to backstrip. A fine copy in the original slipcase with numbered paper label, worn at tips and label edges.

§ Copy #1290 of 1500 copies, signed by Holden. A lovely production from the LEC. Brooks account of the literary golden age of New England won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 1937. Raymond James Holden was himself a New Englander and illustrated several books for the Heritage Press as well as watercolor scenes of New England for Hallmark Cards. Item #124817

Price: $150.00