Abner Dean's Naked People: A Selection of Drawings from Four of His Books - It's a Long Way to Heaven, What Am I Doing Here?, and on the Eighth Day, Cave Drawings for the Future. Abner Dean.
Abner Dean's Naked People: A Selection of Drawings from Four of His Books - It's a Long Way to Heaven, What Am I Doing Here?, and on the Eighth Day, Cave Drawings for the Future
Abner Dean's Naked People: A Selection of Drawings from Four of His Books - It's a Long Way to Heaven, What Am I Doing Here?, and on the Eighth Day, Cave Drawings for the Future
Abner Dean's Naked People: A Selection of Drawings from Four of His Books - It's a Long Way to Heaven, What Am I Doing Here?, and on the Eighth Day, Cave Drawings for the Future
Abner Dean's Naked People: A Selection of Drawings from Four of His Books - It's a Long Way to Heaven, What Am I Doing Here?, and on the Eighth Day, Cave Drawings for the Future

Abner Dean's Naked People: A Selection of Drawings from Four of His Books - It's a Long Way to Heaven, What Am I Doing Here?, and on the Eighth Day, Cave Drawings for the Future

Limited Edition. Very Good. Item #5180

New York: Stein and Day, 1963. Limited Edition with original signed lithograph numbered 87/1000 laid in at front. Signed by Dean on dedication page to author and columnist William Safire with inscription: "To Bill Safire - / who contributes an impressive share / of decibels to the Relations Explosion. / Cordially, / Abner Dean."

Oblong Quarto; 207pp. Black and white illustrations throughout. Blue cloth-covered boards with brown cloth spine and gilt lettering, housed in gray paper-covered slipcase with mounted title design. Safire's bookplate on front pastedown.

Dean illustrated Safire's first book, The Relations Explosion, published the same year.

Covers are square with a bit of fading along top edge and light bumping to corners. Binding is sound. Slipcase is chipped at top back corner with remnants of a failed tape repair but no other splits, else occasionally smudged with toning along edges and a $17.50 price sticker on back.

Price: $200.00